Happy Tuesday everyone. Here’s today’s news and links about the Washington Capitals!
- Alex Ovechkin and his fiance Maria Kirilenko have broken off their engagement (ESPN, CSN Washington)
- Which might be a good thing for Ovi (Rant Sports)
- Man, Ovechkin is REALLLLLLY taking it hard. (RMNB) “In researching the Capitals, it’s very clear what the organization believes: their roster is not as good as it should be, and Trotz is the man to unlock potential. According to a couple of players, sometime after the now-famous Dallas game where Ovechkin’s back-checking became a focal point, there was a harsh team meeting where the captain took heat.”- CBC article
- But hey, on the bright side, TMZ can stop worrying about Ovi and Maria and worry about Brooks Laich and Julianne Hough instead! (RMNB)
- The Washington Capitals have an interesting forward group. Here’s their top six forwards. (Bleacher Report)
- What exactly is the price for a top four defenseman? An interesting article that attempts to do that. (Japers Rink)
- Lane Lambert has been reunited with old friends in DC, and they hope to create some change. (Dump And Chase)
- Well… at least DC isn’t Cleveland, I guess? (CBS Washington)
- Lots of thoughts, and some of them are about the Washington Capitals. (CBC)
- There are still some quality free agents available. Here are some rumors and predictions on where they will end up. (Bleacher Report)
- Finally, a happy 46th birthday to former Washington Capitals defenseman Brad Schlegel.