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Ovechkin powers on; more Olympic roster drama

Updated: December 29, 2009, 12:15 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

1. Look at Ovechkin now

Remember how everyone wondered whether Alex Ovechkin's two-game suspension would dull the edge to his game? Uh, never mind.

The rambunctious Russian has lit it up since being disciplined by the NHL for his knee-on-knee collision with Carolina's Tim Gleason. In the nine games since returning from his league-mandated rest on Dec. 7, Ovechkin has seven goals, 10 assists, only two penalty minutes and is a plus-8. The Caps have won three straight and own the ...

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