Like Alan May and Jeremy Roenick, I grew up on old-time hockey.
I love watching a good scrap; I believe in paybacks and there is nothing sweeter than a clean, hard, bone-crushing check.
Already without leading scorer Nicklas Backstrom (concussion) and star defenseman Mike Green (sports hernia surgery), the Capitals learned Monday they will be without All-Star left wing Alex Ovechk
While bracing themselves for bad news on Alex Ovechkin the Capitals welcomed a burst of sunshine on an otherwise cloudy day.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin went airborne just before leveling Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek with a body check on Sunday and as a result hell likely be slapped with a suspension by Brendan