Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, battles for the puck along the boards against Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) during the third period of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in Washington. The Penguins won 6-3. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Photo by: Nick Wass

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, battles for the puck along the boards against Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) during the third period of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in Washington. The Penguins won 6-3. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)