This late-season surge from Capitals goes beyond Ovechkin
Attention hockey world: it's not just about Alexander Ovechkin.
So while the D.C. crowd was serenading Ovechkin with chants of "MVP, MVP!" after he scored late in Washington's decisive 4-1 victory over Carolina in a playoff-style confrontation Tuesday -- a triumph that kept the Capitals' playoff hopes alive -- the truth was that Ovechkin was merely a peripheral contributor on this night.
And what a compliment that is for the rest of the Caps.
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