Alexander Ovechkin guarantees Game 7 win for Capitals

Alex Ovechkin made a bold statement in guaranteeing his Capitals beat the Rangers in Game 7.
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By Liam McGuire

With the series between Washington and New York tied at three games a piece, Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin made a bold statement guaranteeing the Caps would win the seventh and deciding game.

“We’re going to play our game and we’re going to come back and we’re going to play Montreal or Tampa,” Ovechkin told the media scrum.

Here’s Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Ovechkin’s comments.

Washington plays in New York on Wednesday night, with the victor taking on the winner of Montreal/Tampa Bay.

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