Caps Owner Offers to Replace Hats for Those In Minnesota Last Night

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Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis has always taken care of Caps fans, whether located here in the DMV or around the world. And for those that were fortunate enough to witness Alex Ovechkin’s hat trick in Minnesota last night, and ended up tossing their Caps hats on the ice, good news! Our beloved owner has got you covered:

Ted Announced via Twitter on Friday that he would replace any and all Caps hats that were tossed on the ice in  tribute of Ovechkin’s second period hat trick!

Ovechkin scored at 2:14, 5:21 and 14:55 of the period to give him 509 NHL goals, two more than Beliveau for 39th place in League history.  The goals scored also gave Ovechkin 34 goals this season, putting him one ahead of Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks for the NHL lead.


Another classy move by our classy owner. Thank you Ted!

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 Civil 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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