Alexander Ovechkin Scores 2 Goals as Capitals Crush Rangers in Opener


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WTOP—Ovechkin scores twice, Capitals beat Rangers 5-1 in opener. While the fisticuffs never materialized, the Washington Capitals made a season-opening 5-1 victory against the division-rival New York Rangers memorable Wednesday night for Alex Ovechkin’s 731st and 732nd goals and Hendrix Lapierre’s first.

ABC News—Ovechkin scores twice, Capitals beat Rangers 5-1 in opener. While the fisticuffs never materialized, the Washington Capitals made a season-opening 5-1 victory against the division-rival New York Rangers memorable for Alex Ovechkin’s 731st and 732nd goals and Hendrix Lapierre’s first

The Washington Times—Ovechkin scores twice, Capitals beat Rangers 5-1 in opener. WASHINGTON — While the fisticuffs never materialized, the Washington Capitals made a season-opening 5-1 victory against the division-rival New York Rangers memorable Wednesday night for Alex Ovechkin’s 731st and 732nd goals and Hendrix Lapierre’s first. Ovechkin scored twice to pass Marcel Dionne for sole possession of fifth place on the