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Ovechkin on Cup Final: We're playing hockey, not playing in the casino

Ovechkin on Cup Final: We're playing hockey, not playing in the casino
Published On: Sat, May 26
Apr 26, 2015; Ottawa, Ontario, CAN; National Hockey League commissioner Garry Bettman speaks the media prior to the start of game six between the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators in the first round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre. The Canadiens won 1-0 and take the series 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports

The Washington Capitals will not be tempted by the Las Vegas nightlife.

The Capitals descend on Sin City when they open the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night against the Golden Knights. Alex Ovechkin has made it clear the team is focused on one goal.

"We're going there to play hockey, not to pool party and play in (the) casino," Ovechkin said, according to NHL.com's Tom Gulitti. "We're going there to play hockey and do our thing and then wea€™re going to have all the summer, and whatever we want to do, we can do it."

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