A Capitals Holiday – Photos from the Holiday Break

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Photo: @noah10tbaum

As a condition of the latest collective bargaining agreement, players are given a minimum of four days off for the Christmas holiday.  NoVa Caps decided to put together a quick summary of photos from the teams various adventures during the break.

T.J. Oshie and his family returned to Minnesota, where at least it’s beginning to look a little like Christmas.

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The Oshie’s revealed the gender of their forthcoming child by having T.J. cut into a cake. It’s a girl!

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Evgeny Kuznetsov got out for a bit on Tuesday night, and wished Caps fans a Merry Christmas.

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Brooks Laich headed back to L.A. for the holiday break.

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“The Swedes”, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson and Andre Burakovsky spent time on Tuesday delivering presents. (Monumental Network).

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Capitals owner Ted Leonsis and family spent the break at their home in Palm Beach, Florida.

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The Galiev’s spent some time on the ice at Kettler on Tuesday.

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Alex Ovechkin and his fiance’ Nastya made their way to south Florida for the Holiday break.

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The Carlson family got in a quiet family skate at Kettler on Christmas Eve.

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Tom Wilson spent the holiday break at home in Toronto,where he received a rather humorous gift from his grandfather.

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Dmitry Orlov, the Blue Jackets Sergei Bobrovski and the Blues Vladimir Tarasenko gathered at the Tarasenko’s in St. Louis.

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About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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