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PHOTOSHOP EXPO: What Is Alex Ovechkin Showing Us?

Well, the dog days of summer are almost behind us – finally. With September rolling around comes multiple Facebook posts about pumpkin coffee, Sons of Anarchy, the brats going back to school and most important…hockey. So we’re going to kick this off with a fun little photoshop expo. This lovely image was tweeted to Adam of ThePensblog who retweeted it. So to get the creative...
Via Days of Y'Orr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fact or Fiction: Alex Ovechkin will lead the league in goals in 2014-15

Welcome to Fact or Fiction, a series where the PDL crew takes a look at a topic in the NHL and discusses whether or not it will come to fruition. Some topics will be more divisive than others, so we hope you’ll check back and weigh in on the various Fact or Fiction conversations. Alex Ovechkin silenced his critics and led the league in goals with 51 in 2013-14. After a few underwhelming...
Via Puck Drunk Love
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals’ Ovechkin takes part in #ALSIceBucketChallenge

What started with rookie Evgeni Kuznetsov has come full circle to Captain Alexander “The Great” Ovechkin as more Capitals players take part in the #ALSIceBucketChallenge to raise money for ALS awareness (a.k.a Lou Gehrig’s Disease). The star loaded up a Gatorade cooler full of ice and called out his good friend and rival Evgeny Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus...
Via DC Sports-Kings
16 days ago  |  Discuss

That Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin is a franchise player and here’s why

Alex Ovechkin has won three MVP awards, been named the league’s best player by his peers three times and led the league in goals four times — including each of the past two years — so it was surprising that not one of the “dozen NHL executives, coaches and players” polled by ESPN’s Craig Custance cast a vote for Ovechkin when asked in a July 30 story: If you were starting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin tore his knee ligaments at Worlds

Photo cred: It seems that Alex Ovechkin did receive an injury while he was playing in the World Championships. Luckily it wasn’t too serious. In a game against Germany, Ovechkin left the ice and was taken to the hospital.  The injury wasn’t serious enough to keep Ovechkin off the ice  the rest of the tournament. In the end, Alex Ovechkin and Russia won gold at the World...
Via DC Sports-Kings
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Ovechkin workout video set to ‘I Believe I Can Fly’ is gold (video)

It appears that Alexander Ovechkin is getting over his broken engagement with tennis star Maria Kirilenko by dedicating himself to physical fitness. Ovi posted some videos to his Instagram account in which the Washington Capitals superstar is engaging in some strenuous-looking workouts as he prepares for the upcoming season. The first one is simple enough, […] The post Alexander...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
22 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
July 22, 2014  |  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
July 21, 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....
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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