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Will Alex Ovechkin Stop Gliding?

from Jason Brough of ProHockeyTalk,

...  Trotz believes Ovechkin has to “grow his game if we’re going to win a championship.” And while that goes for everyone on the team — he was by no means trying to single out his captain — he did share one specific critique with reporters.

“Alex has got a bit too much glide in his game,” said Trotz. “When you’re standing still you’re really easy to cover.”

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added 3:48pm, Watch Trotz speaking about the Capitals in this E.J. Hradek interview below...

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awould's avatar

“Alex has got a bit too much glide in his game,” said Trotz. “When you’re standing still you’re really easy to cover.”

Shot across the bow. Opening salvo.

Posted by awould on 06/28/14 at 03:00 PM ET

shazam88's avatar

Will Alex Ovechkin Stop Gliding?

Unquestionably one of the greatest koans in the history of hockey journalism.

Posted by shazam88 from SoCal on 06/28/14 at 03:20 PM ET

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