• Alex Ovechkin Briefly Leaves Game 5 vs. Maple Leafs with Leg Injury

    5 monthes ago - By Bleacher Report

    Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin suffered a left leg injury in the first period of Game 5 on Friday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs following a collision with Nazem Kadri.
    According to the Toronto Star 's Bruce Arthur , Ovechkin couldn't put any weight on the leg as he left the ice to be escorted back to the locker room. However, he was on the ice to begin the second period of the Round 1 matchup, per Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Mid-Atlantic.
    Not only has Ovechkin operated as one of the NHL 's premier offensive forces over the past decade-plus, but he's been consistent in...
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  • Ovechkin returns to game after apparent left leg injury

    Ovechkin returns to game after apparent left leg injury

    5 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin returned for the second period of Game 5 against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday night after an apparent leg injury late in the first. Ovechkin drew a roar from the crowd as he stepped on to the ice after the first intermission and hit Jake Gardiner [...]
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