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Watch: Alex Ovechkin gets ready for playoff game with cup check

Alex Ovechkin

How do the Washington Capitals prepare for a playoff game? With a proper test of their equipment, of course.

The Capitals shared a video on Twitter Thursday before Game 4 of the team’s first round playoff series with the Carolina Hurricanes that shows Alex Ovechkin and John Carlson giving each other a cup check before the game:

The video was amusing, but the Caps probably weren’t amused by seeing the Capitals score in the first 20 seconds of the game to grab a 1-0 lead. The good thing is the guys knew the cup check was coming, unlike when it happened to Sean Doolittle.


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