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Caps star gets added security

Updated: May 7, 2009, 9:56 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh police and the NHL's security office have investigated a death threat made against Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin on a Pittsburgh Penguins fan message board.

The post, reportedly written by a 17-year-old boy from Chambersburg, Pa., said: "I'm killing Ovechkin. I'll go to jail. I don't care anymore."

The boy's name wasn't released because he's a juvenile.

The Penguins immediately informed local police, as well as the NHL ...

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