Tag Archives: Alex Ovechkin

Bryce Harper wins redundant award

Bryce Harper was voted most valuable player of the National League for 2015. It was self-evident. How self-evident? Even baseball writers voted him unanimously. Your browser does not support iframes. Harper joins Roger Peckinpaugh as the only baseball player awarded MVP in D.C. and as Frederic Frommer noted in his Washingtonian piece, teammate Goose Goslin

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Capitals Winter Classic at Nationals Park reactions

A couple of days ago, the Washington Capitals unveiled uniforms and the rink layout for the 2015 Winter Classic at Nationals Park. On hand were Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Braden Holtby. The official #WinterClassic uniforms for the #Caps unveiled at Nats park today pic.twitter.com/FiOkhDggly — Caps Youth Hockey (@CapsYouthHockey) September 23, 2014 I had

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Wizards: John Wall becomes latest DC #1 overall to win an All-Star competition

In keeping with D.C. sports tradition, one-time #1 overall pick John Wall (2010) of the Washington Wizards won an All-Star skills competition (The Post). Wall’s dunk over Wiz mascot G-Man sealed the deal for the East and the Wizards guard. Real talk. After John Wall's dunk last night over G-Man, do you think G-Wizz is

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WASHINGTON CAPITALS 5 Calgary Flames 4 (SO)

GOOD: Alex Ovechkin, 2 goals, 1 assist, shootout goal Connor Carrick, 1 first NHL goal Nicklas Bäckström with the equalizer in the 3rd Michal Neuvirth bailing out Holtby Not making a big deal about the final Southeast Division title banner BAD: Braden Holtby, 3 goals allowed in 1st period Jack Hillen out for a while

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