Archive for March, 2010

NHL Regular Season Winding Down

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

The NHL playoffs are fast approaching, and fans are making predictions on their favourite teams. As the season winds down, the buzz is around this season’s MVP pick.  Heavily favoured in that category is Alex Ovechkin, who is currently tied for the lead in league govieoals. For Ovechkin, with his exaggerated celebrations and undeniable skill, confidence never seems to be a lacking ingredient. Despite having missed ten games due to injuries and suspensions, the Captials’ captain is feeling very optimistic about the possibility of soon earning his third consecutive Hart Trophy, a feat only topped by Wayne Gretzky, and matched by Bobby Orr.
According to many sources, Ovechkin is not a shoo-in. He is one in many strong contenders on track for the coveted prize. (more…)