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Topic - Viktor Kozlov
In 16 games since Johansson began skating with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin going into Thursday night at the Ottawa Senators, the 22-year-old Swede had four goals and 12 assists.
The Washington Capitals yesterday credited a busy summer for triggering brisk sales of season tickets during July, and team officials said it's possible the team could boost its ticket base by more than 30 percent for the 2007-08 season.
It's the first week in July and the Washington Capitals already have their top six forwards in place, enough personnel to staff their third and fourth lines a few times over and their goalie rotation worked out.
Last season Alex Ovechkin lost his center and mentor at the trade deadline, days after losing his other linemate to injury.
The Washington Capitals turned to a familiar face yesterday as they continue to reshape their roster via free agency.
With an assist from his captain, Washington Capitals general manager George McPhee landed a veteran defenseman who can quarterback the power play. McPhee also might have found Alex Ovechkin's new best friend.