Since he first began terrorizing goalies as a teenager, Alex Ovechkin has always judged himself on the number of goals he’s scored. And for the most part, so has everyone else.
Back in mid-November, when he was in the midst of sitting out 18 straight games as a healthy scratch, Capitals center Jay Beagle would poke his head into Adam Oates’ office and make the same reque
Jay Beagle has spent the past six weeks lugging his hockey equipment from his red pickup truck to the no-frills locker room at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.
Let’s face it. From a financial standpoint the NHL lockout is not seriously hurting millionaire players like Alex Ovechkin, Sidney Crosby and Vinny Lecavalier.