Alex Ovechkin: 5 Signs Ovi Was Never Captain Material for the Capitals

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Alex Ovechkin: 5 Signs Ovi Was Never Captain Material for the Capitals
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Alex Ovechkin has been captain of the Washington Capitals since midway through the 2009-10 season. 

His captaincy has been a tumultuous period in the franchise's history, to say the least.  In that time, the Capitals experienced one collapse from a 3-1 series lead, three postseasons of not making it past the conference semifinals and three different head coaches. 

So, was Alex Ovechkin the right choice for captain? 

Here are five signs Alex Ovechkin was never captain material. 

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