The Washington Capitals hockey team paired up with Northern Virginia based Homeward Trails Animal Rescue to shoot the charity’s annual Canine Calendar. While we’ll have to wait until the fundraising calendar is released December 2nd to see the real pictures, the preview photos of professional hockey players showing off their softer side on set are giving us FEELS!
Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin may lead the league in goals scored, but he also finds time to show a rescue pup some ruv!
Forwards Jay Beagle and Aaron Volpatti having an EXTREMELY ruff afternoon.
Swedish hockey star Niklas Backstrom, slowly turning us all into Caps fans!
Right wing Tom Wilson, he’s clearly decided he’s adopting the one on the right
Annnnd that’s a wrap!