The Washington Capitals kicked off their pursuit of the Stanley Cup with the Capital One Bank Rock the Red Rally on Wednesday, April 14, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington. 106.7FM The Fan broadcasted live. Wes ("The Voice") Johnson got the fans fired up and Coach Bruce Boudreau spoke after practice and thanked Caps fans for their support all season long. Capital One Bank gave away rally towels to fans while Slapshot will be distributing prizes throughout the morning.

Fans waiting for autographs

John Erskine

Tyler Sloane

Alex Semin


Coaches Dean, Bruce and Bob

Mike Knuble

Team huddle

Scott, Are you showing your teeth to Knuble?
David Steckel

Mike Knuble showing the boys how to do - shooting drill

Matt Bradley

Voting on whether Jason Chimera's shot was good.
He's voting for hmself, of course!

Joe Corvo taking a load off

Alex Ovechkin and that infamous smile

Boyd Gordon

Tomas "Flash" Fleischmann

John Carlson

Coach Dean joking with Fehr and Steckel

Fehr and Laich laughing at teammates

Ovechkin tries again and finally get the coal in the corners.

Fans with "Red" Slaphot

Wes "The Voice" Johnson warming up crowd

Coach Bruce thanking fans for support all season

Red Rockin' Crowd!

Capstronaut makes an appearance

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