STEVEN OLEKSY RUMORS

Capitals Defenseman Steven Oleksy Breaks Skate, Struggles Mightily to Get to Bench (Video)

NHL players are so ridiculously good at what they do that you sometimes kind of forget that it’s a game played on a big sheet of ice. And when you take away an player’s ability to skate, you’re quickly reminded how humbling a sheet of ice can be. That’s what happened to Washington Capitals defenseman Steven Oleksy on Monday night as the Caps took on the Vancouver Canucks...
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October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals Steven Oleksy blocks shot with his face (Video)

As any hockey player can attest to: getting hit by a puck isn't fun. During Thursday night's Washington Capitals/New York Rangers game one, Capitals defensive Steven Olesky was trying to prevent a shot on goal from Rangers center Derick Brassard. As Brassard took his shot, the puck took an upward trajectory and hit Olesky right in the face: (Courtesy of Holdout Sports)
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May 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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Capitals defenseman blocks shot with his face

Washington Capitals defenseman Steven Oleksy took a puck to the face when he went down on a knee to block a shot by New York Rangers center Derick Brassard during Thursday night's Game 1 of their NHL Eastern Conference playoff series at the Verizon Center. Oleksy does not wear a mask, so he took the shot directly on the side of his face near the cheek and jaw. Fortunately,...
Via Holdout Sports
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Steven Oleksy and James Wright square off in solid middleweight hockey fight

These are the best types of fights.  You get two guys who were going at it early in the shift and are frustrated and decide that they have had enough of each other.  They drop the mitts and helmets and get at it.  Nothing staged and nobody gets seriously injured.  Steven Oleksy has been one of the positives for the Washington Capitals in this down year, and he has shown that...
Via Diehardsport
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Steven Oleksy caught picking nose on camera, thanks cameraman on Twitter

Washington Capitals rookie defenseman Steven Oleksy has been a pleasant surprise for the Caps so far during their terrible season.  In eight games, Oleksy has added 1 goal and 3 assists while posting a +1 rating.  During Sunday night’s game against the Buffalo Sabres, Oleksy was caught picking his nose in the penalty box by the camera man.  Oleksy took the embarrassing incident...
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March 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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