Capitals Twice Rally from Three Down
After raising the Southeast Division Banner things did not get off to a good start for the Washington Capitals in their season opener against the Calgary Flames at the Verizon Center. The home team quickly went down 3 goals to none in the first period. In the second the Caps narrowed the gap when Connor Carrick scored his first goal, but then found themselves down by 3 again when the Flames got on the board again a few minutes later. Minutes later Alex Ovechkin scored on an assist from Mike Green, narrowing the gap to 4-2. Later in the period Ovie scored again and the team entered the final period trailing 4-3. The Caps pulled even in the final period when Nicklas Backstrom scored on a power play. After a scoreless overtime the Caps went on to win in a shoot out on goals by Mikhail Grabovski and Alex Ovechkin.
Mike Green Sells Condo at the Wooster Mercer Lofts
Earlier in the week Mike Green sold his condo that had previously been featured on MTV Cribs. Located in the Mercer building at 1615 Queen Street, M603, Arlington, VA, this loft style condo had over 2,000 square feet of indoor living space plus an outdoor terrace with a hot tub. The condo featured top of the line Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, exposed brick, and floor to ceiling windows. The condo was listed fro $1,595,000 and sold for $1,520,000. Dan Lesniak and the Orange Line Living Team represented the purchaser.