Alex Ovechkin OK with benching
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Flashing that gap-toothed grin of his, Alex Ovechkin said all of the right things Friday about being benched by Capitals coach Dale Hunter for all but 15 seconds in the final 14 minutes of Washington's 2-1 victory against Boston in Game 4 of their first-round series.
A day after watching his teammates help playoff rookie goalie Braden Holtby protect a one-goal lead Thursday night, the two-time NHL MVP said: "It doesn't matter how many minutes I play. Of course I want to ...
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