The Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers, 6-5, at Madison Square garden to run the win streak to 12 games.
Alexander Ovechkin scored two goals and had an assist, while linemate Nicklas Backstrom totaled 5-points (1 G, 4 A).
They just keep finding ways. Tonight was a penalty-ridden game and the Caps surrendered 4 power play goals, but still managed to overcome a two goal deficit and win on the road. I’m just trying to sit back and soak it in. Nice job, guys.
Read more about the game:
Todd McFarlane’s sports figure group has released its 4th Alexander Ovechkin figure.
Mine arrived today.
Get yours here, but hurry, the price is climbing and is more than I paid just two days ago.
It is already out of date however, sporting the “A” instead of the captain’s “C” he now has on his jersey.
Pardon the Bog:
I didn’t manage to post this yesterday, but luckily Dan Steinberg in his D.C. Sports Bog did: PTI does Caps Stanley Cup odds
Mainstream media are paying attention to the Caps and even putting odds on a Stanley Cup. It is just so foreign, but it is great for the sport at large and even better for Capitals fans.
And in Kornheiser, fashion: Goodnight, Canada.