Will Washington's core of Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green, Alex Ovechkin, and John Carlson be back in D.C.? CSN's Chuck Gormley discusses.
Before signing with the Capitals in July 2011, Joel Ward established himself as an everyday NHL player with a three-year stint with the Nashville Predators.
Russia scored four power play goals and Alex Ovechkin added an even strength tally in a 5-2 win against Finland in the gold medal game at the World Hockey Championships in Minsk, Belarus.
Alex Ovechkin had an assist and a game-high five shots on goal as Russia beat Sweden 3-1 in the semifinals of the 2014 IIHF World Hockey Championships.