Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson scored his first NHL point, and then his first NHL goal, vs. the NY Islanders on Nov 5, 2013. Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin celebrated Wilson’s landmark night with a shaving cream trophy, presented during Wilson’s post-game media interviews.
Alex Ovechkin stalks his prey.
|—||Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren, who spoke to the team after they gave up 5 goals in the second period on Friday. The Flyers started a brawl after Joel Ward scored in the third.|
Since Juniors, Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby has worked hard on his game preparation techniques and on-ice demeanor — both topics in the news this week. We dug up these thoughts from Holtby, excerpted from a Sept 21, 2010 interview at the start of his rookie year:
“When I was kid I was so,…
Corey Cowick of the Binghamton Senators scores and lets the ref in on a hockey hug.
This is the way it’s supposed to be. The world’s two best players are at the top of the league again: one healthy, the other unleashed for the first time in years.