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'Prettiest one' Ovechkin back on ice with Capitals

Updated: January 8, 2013, 4:46 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Alex Ovechkin joked about his engagement to a tennis player and wore a T-shirt that read, in Russian: "Am I really the prettiest one here, again?"

Who knows how he'll look on the ice, but the two-time NHL MVP sure seems like his old self.

Having made a quick return from Russia once he heard that the NHL lockout was ending, Ovechkin joined nine other Washington Capitals on the ice for an informal skate Tuesday morning as they awaited the formal ratification of a ...

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