Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin will miss the NHL All-Star Game, forgoing the new 3-on-3 divisional format the league has adopted for this year’s game.
Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin guaranteed that his team will win Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals after Sunday’s 4-3 loss at home to the New York Rangers. ...read more
The Capitals were eliminated in Game 6 by the Penguins, making it the 8th time in his career Alex Ovechkin has made the playoffs, but failed to get past the Conference Semifinals. ...read more
Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin knocked out 19-year old Carolina Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov in a fight during Monday night's game. Is there an appropriate response when a hockey fight turns that ugly? SI Now's Robin Lundberg and Ryan Asselta weigh in. ...read more
SI's Bill Enright shares his thoughts on two of the best goal-scorers in the NHL sitting out of the NHL All-Star Game. Plus, what this means for the integrity of the NHL All-Star game and All-Star celebrations in general. ...read more
Moving away from a traditional all star format, the NHL announced that its mid-season game will be a tournament pitting the stars of each of the league's divisions against each other. ...read more