When they walk into the Capitals’ dressing room on Tuesday or Wednesday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Nicklas Backstrom and Marcus Johansson will be carrying Olympic medals made of either gold or s
When these Olympics are said and done, someone will walk into the Capitals locker room on Tuesday holding an Olympic medal.
Will it be gold, silver or bronze?
Ask NHL players and every one of them will tell you the league should continue sending players to the Winter Olympics, no matter where they are held.
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.