Coach Barry Trotz said that Alex Ovechkin will need less 'glide' in his game next season.
New Washington coach Barry Trotz wants to develop a trusting relationship with Alex Ovechkin.
The Washington Capitals said on Sunday that Alex Ovechkin (knee) only needs rest and should be healthy for the start of training camp.
Alex Ovechkin's knee still isn't 100 percent healthy, but he's got one game left to play in at the World Hockey Championship.
Alex Ovechkin skated with a brace on his knee during the quarterfinals of the World Hockey Championship.
Alex Ovechkin (knee) is in the lineup for Russia's quarterfinal contest against France.
Alex Ovechkin (knee) is hoping to return to Team Russia's lineup.
According to a report on the IIHF's website, Alex Ovechkin's MRI revealed that his injured knee did not suffer any torn ligaments.
Alex Ovechkin will not play against Belarus on Tuesday due to a leg injury.
Former Winnipeg Jets forward Alex Burmistrov said the leg injury Alex Ovechkin suffered in Minsk Sunday is scary.
Alex Ovechkin tweeted a thumbs-up photo from his hospital bed in Minsk Sunday to indicate that he is all right.
The bad news: Alex Ovechkin was taken to a hospital after suffering a knee/leg injury at the 2014 IIHF World Hockey Championship. The good news is that he was reportedly at the team hospital soon after.
It's too early to tell if it might be a significant issue, but it appears that Alex Ovechkin injured his right leg (possibly knee) representing Russia at the IIHF World Hockey Championship on Sunday.
Led by a goal and an assist from Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin, Team Russia showed off its scoring power at the World Hockey Championship Friday with a 5-0 shutout of Team Switzerland.