ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals drew a rare standing-room-only crowd in their only visit to Anaheim this season.
The three-time MVP put on a show, too.
Alex Ovechkin will not be denied. He already tied this game up at 1 and with the Caps down 2-1, he responds again on the power play to tie it. Can he will the Caps to the win tonight?
It didn't take long for Anaheim to take the 1-0 lead Saturday night. It didn't take long for Ovechkin to respond either.
Last week, St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock went out of his way to sing the praises of Barry Trotz and what he’s done for Alex Ovechkin.
On the car ride from Hershey to Washington a million thoughts must have gone through Philipp Grubauer’s mind as he mentally prepared for this first NHL game of the season against the team with the