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Talking Capitals with Russian Machine Never Breaks

Talking Capitals with Russian Machine Never Breaks

The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, we exchanged emails with Peter Hassett, who blogs about the Washington Capitals for Russian Machine Never Breaks. MV: The first couple of months of the season were not friendly to the Capitals, but they have been playing well in recent weeks and with four straight wins have climbed to the top of the Southeast Division. What do you think has been the biggest reason for the turnaround? PH: That's an easy one. It's Alex Ovechkin. Judging by his...