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NHL players on the move to Europe during lockout

Updated: October 12, 2012, 3:46 PM ET
Associated Press

PRAGUE -- Seconds into the third period, Alexander Ovechkin took control of a loose puck -- one that had stopped in a pool of water.

With three defensemen closing in, the Washington Capitals star backhanded a shot into the net for the game-winning goal.

It's not the NHL, but as long as the lockout goes on, it's as close as there is.

Ovechkin is one of the most recognizable names forced to head overseas by the NHL lockout, and he didn't have to think twice about where to find ...

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