Alex Ovechkin, Wayne Gretzky set to face off in ‘NHL 20’ video game matchup to raise money for COVID-19 relief

The coronavirus pandemic has left the NHL with the 2019-20 season on pause and fans looking for sources of entertainment during the stoppage. Now they’re going to get it in the form of two of the greatest players that the league has ever seen facing off…virtually. NHL icon Wayne Gretzky Read more

Nicklas Backstrom jokes that digital hat-trick came because he didn’t hear Alex Ovechkin yelling for the puck

With the NHL season currently on pause, the Washington Capitals’ local cable affiliate NBC Sports Washington has been airing simulated versions of the rest of the team’s season on-air. In their latest game, the Caps defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-3 on the back of a hat trick from Nicklas Read more