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ALEXANDER OVECHKIN RUMORS

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from Dan Rosen of NHL.com, You went to Las Vegas when Alex Ovechkin was there for the NHL Awards to sit down with him, have dinner with him, get to know him. Why was it important for you at the time to sit down with Ovechkin, and what did you learn from the meeting? "You're not going to go to battle with someone you don't know. It doesn't matter what walk...
Via Kukla's Korner
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

THE LOW DOWN: Did Maria Kirilenko end it with Alex Ovechkin over this Instagram photo?

Is this photo the reason why Maria Kirilenko called off her engagement and ended her relationship with Alex Ovechkin? According to Sports Illustrated, this picture of Ovechkin with gymnast Karolina Sevastianova taken by the hockey star's friend, Russian basketballer Russian basketballer Vitaly Fridzonon, and posted on his Instagram feed led to the breakup.In the statement released...
Via Down the Line!
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko dumped Alex Ovechkin over Instagram photo?

Women’s tennis player Maria Kirilenko released a statement earlier this week announcing that she has called off her engagement with Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin. Was an Instagram photo one of the reasons she decided to move on? Over the weekend, Ovechkin’s friend Vitaly Fridzon — a Russian basketball player — shared a photo of Ovechkin […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Ovechkin's fiancée break up with him over Instagram pic?

I would imagine there is more to it than this, but it isn’t uncommon for social media to be the straw that broke the camel’s back in a relationship. According to SI, Ovechkin’s lady tennis player Maria Kirilenko didn’t take too kindly to this Instagram photo of Ovechkin and Russian basketball pro Vitaly Fridzon in Helicopter (you can see the photo below).  The sad part is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko breaks off engagement with Alex Ovechkin

Alexander Ovechkin and women’s tennis star Maria Kirilenko got engaged over a year ago. The two had been dating for three years and seemed very happy together, but the relationship apparently did not work out. On Monday, Kirilenko released a statement through the Russian Tennis Federation announcing that she has called off the engagement. “I […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin, Tennis Star Maria Kirilenko Break Off Engagement Plans

You can cross one power couple off of the list in the sports world today. Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin and his girlfriend, tennis star Maria Kirilenko, have broken off their engagement, R-Sports reported Monday morning. Kirilenko would not say why the two ended things, but did wish Ovechkin the best in his hockey career. “I have made a decision to break up our...
Via NESN.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Even More Alex Ovechkin Artwork!

Check out this artwork by Alex Dogum, a longtime Caps fan. This is Ovi in his Sochi gear from the Olympics.
Via Capitals Outsider
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Trotz wants ‘less glide’ in Ovechkin’s game

Barry Trotz can appreciate some of what Alex Ovechkin has to endure as the face of the Washington Capitals. “I think he’s like a coach sometimes,” the Caps’ new bench boss said Saturday. “When they win, he gets a little bit too much credit, and when they lose, he gets too much blame. … My job is to deflect some of that and have his back when it’s not his fault.”...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin does white boy dance onstage during Moscow concert (video)

It should not be surprising in the least, but when Alexander Ovechkin took the stage to boogie down during a concert by Irakli Pirtskhalava at a Moscow nightclub over the weekend, the Washington Capitals superstar demonstrated that while he can make superhuman moves on skates, his dancing ability leaves a lot to be desired. Ovechkin […] The post Alex Ovechkin does white boy dance...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin suffers injury at World Hockey Championship

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin suffered an apparent right leg injury during Russia’s game against Germany at the world hockey championship Sunday. Ovechkin was hip-checked near the Russian blue line by Germany’s Marcus Kink, with Ovi’s right knee making contact with him. Ovechkin was in obvious pain as he stayed on the ice for a couple minutes following the hit....
Via NESN.com
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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