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Former Capitals Forward Alexander Semin In Attendance For Capitals’ Game Against Pittsburgh

Screenshot: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins’ meeting at Capital One Arena is the latest chapter in the two teams’ well-known rivalry, heightened in its fanfare since the debuts of Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby in 2005. … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin, Dmitry Orlov Participate In Alexander Semin’s Farewell Game

Earlier this month we reported that former Washington Capitals forward Alex Semin has decided to retire from professional hockey. To mark the occasion, Semin decided to hold one final game for charity in his hometown of Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

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Red Reflection: Despite the Playoff Failures, the Young Guns Era Certainly Left Me With Some Memories

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images I have been a Capitals fan all my life ( I was born just days after the Capitals lost Game 4 of the 1998 Stanley Cup Final) and while I may not remember the first Caps game … Continue reading

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December 12, 2008: Capitals’ Website Producer Suits Up as Backup Goaltender

Photo: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images Nine years ago, Capitals’ goaltender Jose Theodore left the Capitals’ game against the Ottawa Senators because of a hip flexor injury he sustained during the Capitals’ morning skate. Former-Capitals goalie Semyon Varlamov, now with the Colorado Avalanche, … Continue reading

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Alexander Semin Says He’s Not Finished with Hockey, Still Follows Capitals

Photo by G Fiume/Getty Images In an interview with Daria Tuboltseva of Championat.com, former Washington Capitals player Alexander Semin says he is not done with hockey and promises to return. He declared, “I have something to prove and want to fight … Continue reading

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Alexander Semin Conducts Hockey Class for Kids at 2019 Winter Universiade Pavilion

Photos: Winter Universiade As part of a hockey-themed week that took place at the Winter Universiade 2019 Pavilion on Tatyshev Island in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, former Washington Capitals’ player, Alexander Semin, met with youth hockey players and shared his experiences with … Continue reading

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Former Capital Alexander Semin Starts a New Chapter in Life

Photo: Washington Capitals After the 2017 Gagarin Cup playoffs were over, Alexander Semin’s KHL team, Metallurg Magnitogorsk, decided not to renew his contract.  Semin did not find another team to join in either the KHL or any other professional hockey … Continue reading

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Semin, Samsonov Win the KHL’s Gagarin Cup

Photo: KHL After his was contract terminated by the Montreal Canadians this past December, Alexander Semin decided to leave the NHL after 11 seasons in the league to return home to Russia to play in the KHL. 

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The Rise and Fall of Alexander Semin

 Today, the Montreal Canadiens, per TSN’s Bob McKenzie, waived former Capital Alexander Semin after a lackluster 15-game stint that saw the enigmatic right winger score just one goal and four points. The 31-year old Semin was once one of the … Continue reading

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A Fan’s Tribute to Alexander Semin (Opinion)

His Career with Capitals  One of the more prominent players for the Washington Capitals since the “Lockout of 2003-2004” was Alexander Semin.  During his term with the Caps from 2003 through 2012, he had scored 197 goals and earned 211 … Continue reading

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