Alex Ovechkin Gives Brad Pitt A Custom Caps Jersey

DC Sports Nexus ---- Thursday, October 16, 2014

Here's a picture of Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov handing Brad Pitt a customized Washington Capitals PITT jersey at a movie premier for Fury at the Newseum on Wednesday. Hmm...Pitt sounds kind of like the start of...Pittsburgh...Via Kuzy & Ovi's Insta:


And here is the Great 8 with Pitt



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You can also watch it all unfold from Comcast:

Crazy Shia LaBeouf was also in DC for the premier, and boy do I wish I was at a bar that he showed up at. Fury is a movie about tanks or something. Alex Ovechkin is a player about hockey.

Rookie Liam O'Brien Is Pretty Awesome

DC Sports Nexus ---- Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Caps rookie center Liam O'Brien has only played 3 NHL games but he's already starting to get some notice from fans. O'Brien got into a fight in his first career NHL game (and the Caps opening game of the season) and during Tuesday's shootout loss to the Sharks had a rather interesting game in the 6 minutes he was on the ice.

Check out these two GIFs including a very funny tongue sticking out move:

Braden Holtby Being Cool

DC Sports Nexus ---- Sunday, October 12, 2014

Braden Holtby had a pretty awesome 29 save shutout against the Boston Bruins on Saturday night that included some nifty stops as well as some interesting pre-game drills. Here is how Holtby was warming up for his shutout, and a little nifty between the legs pass during the game. Gifs follow:

Alex Ovechkin Gets A Massage During The Game

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Life is good for Ovi. The Caps star scored 2 goals in the first period against the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Later, the camera cut to Ovechkin as he waited to hit the ice again for his next shift. Ovi was getting a neck/shoulder massage from the trainer. Livin it up!

Alex Ovechkin In Jordan Basketball Gear

DC Sports Nexus ---- Sunday, September 28, 2014

New Caps Coach Barry Trotz Doesn't Have A Car

DC Sports Nexus ---- Friday, July 11, 2014

Caps new coach Barry Trotz was on the Junkies this morning talking hockey and said something quite odd. After the Junks asked him a question about driving (I think), the coach let the radio hosts know that he didn't have a car. Trotz said something along the lines of, "why do you need a car when you can walk".

In case you were wondering, the brisk walk from Kettler to Verizon is just a 6 mile, 2 hour trek.