anyone thinking we actually learn something about ovechkin in the asg? if he cant score in that game, we know he cant score. on the other hand, might a 3 or 4 goal game actually get him going in real games?
the negative connotations of the word excuse just runneth over with conviction.
I rather it that, than he was lazy and came into camp out of shape. I mean he had all the motivation in the world of an embarassing loss to motivate him into coming to DC in the best shape of his career right?