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Ovechkin Involved in Movember, Brouwer Is Captain
Alex Ovechkin is participating in Movember. (Caps Outsider)
It’s Movember again! Unlike last year, when the lockout forced the Capitals staff and the players to join separately, far more players are on board, including Caps captain, Alex Ovechkin*.
Meanwhile, Troy Brouwer is the captain of the Caps’ Movember effort. Here is everyone involved, according to the Movember PR staff:
- Karl Alzner #27 (check out his noble effort last year)
- Troy Brouwer #20 (Movember Captain)
- John Carlson #74
- Jason Chimera #25
- John Erskine #4 (Erskine spoke to us about Movember in 2011)
- Mike Green #52
- Alex Ovechkin #8
- Martin Erat #10
- Steve Oleksy #61
- Alex Urbom #34
- Tom Wilson #43
- Nate Schmidt #88
- Michael Latta #46
- Michal Neuvirth #30
- Aaron Volpatti #24
- Braden Holtby #70
UPDATE: Alex Ovechkin’s Capitals Movember page has been removed, and replaced with his Gillette Movember page, as he’s still got that Gillette endorsement through 2014.
Now, head on over to Movember’s Caps page and start donating to change the face of men’s health!