The Best Of The Nationals, Redskins, Wizards and Capitals: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted on August 18, 2014

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge reached all four of Washington, D.C.'s major professional teams during the last week. Several members of the Nationals, Redskins, Wizards and Capitals took part in the online phenomenon to help raise awareness against ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. 

The viral sensation challenges people to dump a bucket of ice water on themselves, then call out at least three others to follow suit. Those who fail to complete the challenge are asked to donate $100 to ALS Research.

Here are a few of our favorites. Which Redskins, Nationals, Wizards and Capitals do you think completed the challenge the best?

Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper:

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III:

Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon:

Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan:

Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal:

Wizards point guard John Wall:

Wizards shooting guard Garrett Temple:

Capitals right winger Alex Ovechkin:

Capitals defenseman John Carlson:

Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner:

Capitals winger Evgeny Kuznetsov:

Capitals right winger Eric Fehr:

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