Alex Ovechkin said that the Washington Capitals are a maturing club.
Alex Ovechkin scored a first period goal, then sent a beautiful pass to Joel Ward all alone in front of the net with one-second remaining in the game that broke the tie and give the Capitals a 2-1 victory on Thursday night.
Alex Ovechkin scored five goals in four games against the New York Rangers in the regular season.
Alex Ovechkin is a finalist for the Hart Trophy.
As if Washington Capitals fans needed more of a reason to be excited for another matchup with the New York Rangers, Alex Ovechkin leads all shooters in goals on Henrik Lundqvist.
Alex Ovechkin had an assist in Washington's 2-1 win against the Islanders in Game 7 of their first round series.
Alex Ovechkin made his presence felt in Game 6, yet the Washington Capitals failed in putting the New York Islanders away. They lost 3-1 to set up a seventh game.
Alex Ovechkin found the back of the net and registered an assist in the Capitals' 2-1 overtime win over the Islanders on Tuesday.
Alex Ovechkin said on Saturday that he thinks the Washington Capitals fans are louder than the Islanders.
Alex Ovechkin has never enjoyed the NHL as much as this season, in the opinion of Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan says.
The Washington Capitals lost 4-2 to the New York Rangers on Saturday, but Alex Ovechkin had another nice game.
Alex Ovechkin netted a pair of goals on Thursday night to help the Caps top the Habs and increase his league-leading output to 52 goals.
With a goal on Tuesday, Alex Ovechkin became the sixth player in the history of the league to have at least six 50-goal seasons.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday as the Capitals upended Carolina by a score of 4-2.