Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin isn’t quite ready to let the Stanley Cup out of his sight. Over the last 48-hours, since winning the championship with the Capitals Thursday, Ovechkin has celebrated in the MGM hotel lobby, partied in a Vegas nightclub, on the Caps flight back to DC, a Clarendon bar, Nationals Park, and Georgetown Waterfront.
Saturday evening was, by comparison, a much quieter affair. Ovi finally took the cup home, along with his Conn Smythe trophy, and spent the evening with his family, friends, and the other Caps Russians.
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Nastya also shared several videos on her Instagram stories. In it, Ovi holds the cup triumphantly over his head, shares a kiss with his mother, Tatyana, sings, dances, and holds the cup gently.
Ovi’s videos also have more singing, and dancing, even by Tatyana Ovechkina, with a speaker blasting Russian music balance on top of the Conn Smythe.
Eventually, finally, 48-hours since winning Game Five, Ovi made it to bed with his wife, Nastya Ovechkina, and the Stanley Cup.
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