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Mikhail Ovechkin, the father of Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, suffered a heart condition on Sunday that required surgery, Capitals general manager George McPhee said Thursday.

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Alex Ovechkin has had three cracks at an Olympic medal in his hockey career and has come up short each time, finishing fourth in 2006, sixth in 2010 and fifth in 2014.

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When the Capitals broke for their 10-day Olympic break, they were without defensemen Mike Green [concussion] and John Erskine [knee], center Mikail Grabovski [ankle] and left wing Aaron Volpatti [

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The Washington Capitals who weren't in Sochi returned to practice today at Kettler Ice Plex, but took breaks to check out the Team USA and Team Canada games. 

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Capitals coach Adam Oates wanted nothing more than to see Alex Ovechkin win a gold medal in front of his family and friends in Sochi, Russia.

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