Capitals players roll out their costumes a week early

WASHINGTON– With a road game in Florida next Saturday, the Washington Capitals decided to celebrate Halloween a week early.

Captain Alex Ovechkin, along with a few of his teammates, shared pictures on social media Saturday of their Halloween costumes.


Ovechkin dressed up as Batman, Evgeny Kuznetsov went as Harry Potter, while defenseman Dmitry Orlov wore a Bugs Bunny costume.

Halloween party!!!! @nastyashubskaya @kuzy092 @anastasiakuzy92 @orlov_09 @amosova_varvara @galixon @olya_pro A photo posted by Alexander Ovechkin (@aleksandrovechkinofficial) on


Roommates Tom Wilson and Michael Latta win major creativity points for their joint costume. The Caps players came dressed as cast members from the movie Castaway.

The Capitals are on a five-game winning streak and sit atop the Metroplitan Division with a 6-1-0 record. The Capitals return to Verizon Center Wednesday against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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