Heading into the Winter Classic, many Capitals fans noticed something different about Alex Ovechkin. The Russian machine, one of the world’s most well-marketed athletes, was starting to look scruffy again. Since December 2010, Ovechkin had been either clean-shaven or sporting a meticulously maintained mustache. Until now.
RMNB has confirmed with Gillette that Ovechkin’s four-year contract with the company ended on December 31, 2014.