Found November 07, 2013 on The Hockey Daily:
While a hazing scandal rocks the National Football League, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin keeps rookie bullying safe (but not clean) by nailing first year teammate Tom Wilson in the the face with a pie. The incident occurred after Wilson…Read more →The post Washington Capitals rookie Tom Wilson gets pie’d by Alex Ovechkin appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Ovechkin on tear as Capitals pay rare visit to Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Alex Ovechkin is coming to town. That's all you should need to entice you to Arena when the Coyotes host the Capitals on Saturday. The Russian star's combination of size (6-foot-3, 230 pounds), power and eye-popping skill are always worth the price of admission, and this is his first visit to the Valley in nearly three years (Feb. 14, 2011)....

Alex Ovechkin sparks Capitals in his return

Washington Capitals Captain Alex Ovechkin returned to the lineup Tuesday night as expected after sitting out the past two games with a minor shoulder injury. Ovechkin picked up right where he left off before his injury scoring two goals and adding an assist as the Washington Capitals blew past the New York Islanders 6-2.  All three of of Ovechkin’s points came on the power play...

Ovechkin to return to Capitals' lineup

After missing the Washington Capitals' weekend back-to-back games with an upper-body injury, right wing Alex Ovechkin will return to the lineup Tuesday against the New York Islanders. "I feel fresh and I feel, before I get hurt, really good," Ovechkin said. "Of course you don't want to miss two games but it happens and I'm back and I'm pretty happy...

Alex Ovechkin Pies Capitals Rookie Tom Wilson With Shaving Cream, Laughs Maniacally (Video)

Tom Wilson forgot to keep his head on a swivel Tuesday night. The Capitals rookie turned in the best performance of his young career in a 6-2 rout of the Islanders, tallying a goal and an assist for his first NHL points (and narrowly missing out on a Gordie Howe hat trick when he turned down a fight with Isles bruiser Matt Carkner in the closing minutes). That output led a sizable...

Alexander Ovehckin pies Tom Wilson after rookie notches first career points (video)

Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals superstar and budding mustache enthusiast, notched two goals and added an assist in his first game back after missing two games due to injury in Washington’s 6-2 win over the New York Islanders. Capitals rookie Tom Wilson also had a memorable night on two fronts: First, he recorded the first points […]The post Alexander Ovehckin pies Tom...

Ovechkin scores 2 in return to Caps

Alex Ovechkin returned from a shoulder injury to score his 11th and 12th goals of the season, and the Washington Capitals rode a second-period flurry to a 6-2 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.

Malkin, Ovechkin, Others Sing Russian Olympic Theme

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are right around the corner and our friends at Puck Daddy have brought us the newest gem in Evgeni Malkin coverage.  This time he has friends. The song, "Shaybu, Shaybu" by Russian pop star Irina Allegrova, has become the official anthem of Russian Olympic hockey.  The video is a mash up of old and new Russian Olympic hockey footage...

Watch Malkin and Ovechkin singing in Olympic music video

Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals showed off their singing skills in a recent promotional video for the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. It’s unclear whether the two NHL Hart trophy…Read more →The post Watch Malkin and Ovechkin singing in Olympic music video appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Dan Petriw: Isles roll into DC to Battle Ovie and the Caps

The Islanders are in the nation's capital tonight to face off against the Washington Capitals. Alex Ovechkin will return to the Caps' lineup tonight as this matchup features two teams trying to gain some momentum in this newly started season. If the Islanders can have a good stretch of ten to twelve games they could seriously make some head way in a very average Metropolitan...

Wild look to contain Capitals' surging offense

The Capitals offense has been clicking with 15 goals in the last three games -- numbers that haven't seemed out of the ordinary for Washington in recent years. While the Minnesota Wild haven't been known for piling up goals, they're doing their best at the moment to match Alex Ovechkin and Co. with 13 in their last three. It's been the best three-game stretch of...

Erat gets shot with Ovechkin, Backstrom

Marty Erat’s smile on Monday should have told the story. After practicing with the fourth line, the veteran left wing was asked Monday if he was frustrated about being pulled from the top line after back-to-back wins. “We’ll see tomorrow,” Erat said with a grin. Tomorrow came and Erat was back on the Caps’ top line Tuesday, playing left wing alongside center Nicklas...

Alex Ovechkin returns as Capitals beat Islanders 6-2

The list of things that went right for the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night is long and noteworthy. Alex Ovechkin returned from a two-game absence to score twice and add an assist. Marcus Johansson, occasionally frustrated, scored his first goal. The relentless power play scored four times in six chances, and the night ended with Ovechkin smearing a shaving cream pie across the...

Ovechkin, Caps rout Islanders 6-2

What’s up with the second period?  It has become nothing short of a flood gate for Caps’ goals.  For the second consecutive game, the Caps bombarded their opponent with 5 goals in the second period, as the Caps went on to rout New York 6-2.  After missing two games to an upper-body injury, Alexander Ovechkin returned to the lineup and scored twice to help lift the Capitals...

Capitals-Coyotes Preview

The Washington Capitals are starting to pick up steam with Alex Ovechkin back on the ice. Extending their winning streak to five, though, could prove difficult Saturday night in Phoenix, where the Coyotes have been nearly unbeatable. After missing two games with an upper-body injury, Ovechkin returned to post two goals and an assist in Tuesday's 6-2 rout of the New York Islanders...

DMV: Adam Jones As Best Caps Fan

Caps diggin into that Islander ass right now — Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) November 6, 2013 Two power play goals for Ovi while Caps beat the tar of the Isles. [RMNB] Tom Wilson gets first career goal, followed by shaving cream pie. [CSNW] Watch the Caps 6-2 beat down of the Islanders in pictures. [Japers Rink] Darrell Green says the Skins need to re-sign DeAngelo Hall. He’s right...
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