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First call: Capitals, Ovechkin off to scorching start; racehorse tromps through bar

October 6, 2018

He’s at it already

No Tom Wilson? No problem. Despite the absence of a key teammate, Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals had no problem resuming their playoff momentum from last spring.

Earlier in the day Wednesday, Tom Wilson was suspended 20 games by the NHL for an illegal headshot on former Penguin Oskar Sundqvist.

But that didn’t dampen banner raising night for Washington. Ovechkin scored.

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