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.
The Oshie’s revealed the gender of their forthcoming child by having T.J. cut into a cake. It’s a girl!
Evgeny Kuznetsov got out for a bit on Tuesday night, and wished Caps fans a Merry Christmas.
Brooks Laich headed back to L.A. for the holiday break.
“The Swedes”, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson and Andre Burakovsky spent time on Tuesday delivering presents. (Monumental Network).
Capitals owner Ted Leonsis and family spent the break at their home in Palm Beach, Florida.
The Galiev’s spent some time on the ice at Kettler on Tuesday.
Alex Ovechkin and his fiance’ Nastya made their way to south Florida for the Holiday break.
The Carlson family got in a quiet family skate at Kettler on Christmas Eve.
Tom Wilson spent the holiday break at home in Toronto,where he received a rather humorous gift from his grandfather.
Dmitry Orlov, the Blue Jackets Sergei Bobrovski and the Blues Vladimir Tarasenko gathered at the Tarasenko’s in St. Louis.