The Caps have already had four days to ponder why they're facing a long offseason.
The star winger became the 11th player in NHL history to reach the 50 goal plateau in five different seasons.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss.
Ovechkin says everyone quit on the play that led to Dallas' fourth goal.
The coach takes stock of the Ovechkin-Beagle combination.
Oates says he hasn't talked to Ovechkin yet about the lackadaisical defensive play against the Stars.
A look at what the star winger didn't do on the play that led to the Stars' fourth goal.
Notes from Wednesday's practice.
Notes and observations from Washington's loss in Music City.
A questionable charging call against Ovechkin stymied the Capitals' momentum in the third period, preventing any attempt at a comeback.