Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin sits on the boards in front of his bench with coach Adam Oates behind him during a first-period timeout in an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. The Penguins won 2-1. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Photo by: Gene J. Puskar

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin sits on the boards in front of his bench with coach Adam Oates behind him during a first-period timeout in an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. The Penguins won 2-1. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)