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Russia Alexander Ovechkin

a.k.a. "Alex Ovechkin"
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5
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6
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10
7
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12
+3
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Database: 983 876 players
Last added: Chris Challe
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Zach O'Brien 19 10 27 37
2. Matt Marcinew 21 13 15 28
3. Orrin Centazzo 17 13 14 27
4. Max Newton 19 13 12 25
5. Hank Crone 19 11 14 25
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
37
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
236 lbs / 107 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
25/26
Cap Hit
$9,500,000 Powered by
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
3-time World Championship Gold Medal 3
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Bronze Medal 1
4-time World Championship Bronze Medal 4
1-time Hlinka Gretzky Cup Most Points 1
1-time Hlinka Gretzky Cup Most Valuable Player 1
1-time KHL Gagarin Cup Champion 1
1-time NHL All-Rookie Team 1
8-time NHL First All-Star Team 8
9-time NHL Most Goals (Maurice Richard Trophy) 9
1-time NHL Most Points (Art Ross Trophy) 1
3-time NHL Most Valuable Player (Hart Trophy) 3
3-time NHL MVP Selected by NHLPA (Ted Lindsay Award) 3
1-time NHL Rookie of the Year (Calder Trophy) 1
4-time NHL Second All-Star Team 4
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup MVP (Conn Smythe Trophy) 1
1-time Olympic All-Star Team 1
1-time RSL Champion 1
2-time U18 WJC All-Star Team 2
1-time U18 WJC Best Forward 1
1-time U18 WJC Most Points 1
1-time U20 WJC All-Star Team 1
1-time U20 WJC Best Forward 1
2-time World Championship All-Star Team 2

One of the best players in the world. Ovechkin's offensive arsenal is fantastic and includes excellent skating, intensity, finishing, physical game, a good shot and a strong will to win. Very difficult to stop in high speeds. (Matias Strozyk)

Cousin: Leonid Ovechkin

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Russia U16 (all) International-Jr 3 2 1 3 2 - |
2001-02 Dynamo Moskva Russia 22 2 2 4 4 -3 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -3
Dynamo Moskva-2 Russia3 19 18 8 26 20 - |
Russia U17 WHC-17 5 12 2 14 17 - |
Russia U18 WJC-18 8 14 4 18 0 14 |
2002-03 Dynamo Moskva Russia 40 8 7 15 28 2 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 1
Russia U18 WJC-18 6 9 4 13 6 13 |
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 6 1 7 4 8 |
2003-04 Dynamo Moskva Russia 53 13 11 24 40 7 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 0
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 5 2 7 25 2 |
Russia WC 6 1 1 2 0 0 |
2004-05 Dynamo Moskva Russia 37 13 13 26 32 26 | Playoffs 10 2 4 6 31 4
Russia WCup 2 1 0 1 0 2 |
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 7 4 11 4 6 |
Russia WC 8 5 3 8 4 7 |
2005-06 Washington Capitals NHL 81 52 54 106 52 2 |
Russia OG 8 5 0 5 8 3 |
Russia WC 7 6 3 9 6 6 |
2006-07 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 82 46 46 92 52 -19 |
Russia WC 8 1 2 3 29 1 |
2007-08 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 82 65 47 112 40 28 | Playoffs 7 4 5 9 0 -1
Russia WC 9 6 6 12 8 11 |
2008-09 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 79 56 54 110 72 8 | Playoffs 14 11 10 21 8 10
2009-10 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 72 50 59 109 89 45 | Playoffs 7 5 5 10 0 5
Russia “A” OG 4 2 2 4 2 1 |
Russia “A” WC 9 5 1 6 4 3 |
Russia (all) International 13 7 3 10 6 4 |
2010-11 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 79 32 53 85 41 24 | Playoffs 9 5 5 10 10 -1
Russia WC 5 0 0 0 4 -3 |
Russia (all) International 5 0 0 0 4 -3 |
2011-12 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 78 38 27 65 26 -8 | Playoffs 14 5 4 9 8 -2
Russia WC 3 2 2 4 2 5 |
Russia (all) International 3 2 2 4 2 5 |
2012-13 OHK Dynamo Moskva “C” KHL 31 19 21 40 14 13 |
Washington Capitals “C” NHL 48 32 24 56 36 2 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 4 -2
Russia WC 1 1 1 2 0 -2 |
Russia (all) International 4 2 2 4 0 -1 |
2013-14 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 78 51 28 79 48 -35 |
Russia “A” OG 5 1 1 2 0 2 |
Russia “C” WC 9 4 7 11 8 6 |
Russia (all) International 18 5 10 15 10 - |
2014-15 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 81 53 28 81 58 10 | Playoffs 14 5 4 9 6 -3
Russia WC 2 1 1 2 0 1 |
Russia (all) International 2 1 1 2 0 - |
2015-16 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 79 50 21 71 53 21 | Playoffs 12 5 7 12 2 3
Russia WC 6 1 1 2 2 3 |
Russia (all) International 6 1 1 2 2 3 |
2016-17 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 82 33 36 69 50 6 | Playoffs 13 5 3 8 8 -4
Russia “C” WCup 4 1 2 3 6 1 |
Russia (all) International 7 2 2 4 8 1 |
2017-18 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 82 49 38 87 32 3 | Playoffs 24 15 12 27 8 8
2018-19 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 81 51 38 89 40 7 | Playoffs 7 4 5 9 19 -2
Russia “A” WC 10 2 1 3 2 6 |
Russia (all) International 12 3 4 7 2 10 |
2019-20 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 68 48 19 67 30 -12 | Playoffs 8 4 1 5 2 -1
2020-21 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 45 24 18 42 12 -7 | Playoffs 5 2 2 4 2 -2
2021-22 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 77 50 40 90 18 8 | Playoffs 6 1 5 6 0 -3
2022-23 Washington Capitals “C” NHL 29 16 13 29 16 -10 |
Projected NHL 82 45 37 82 45 -28 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Dynamo Moskva U16 Russia U16 Finals 6 1 0 1 4 - |
2000-01 Russia U17 EYOF 4 0 1 1 0 0 |
2002-03 Russia U18 U18 JWC 5 7 5 12 - - |
2003-04 Russia EHT 8 4 2 6 0 - |
2004-05 Russia EHT 5 2 3 5 4 - |
2005-06 Russia EHT 1 0 1 1 0 - |
2012-13 Russia EHT 3 1 1 2 0 1 |
2013-14 Russia “C” EHT 3 0 2 2 2 0 |
2018-19 Russia “A” EHT 2 1 3 4 0 4 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-12-09T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Seattle Kraken
2022-12-07T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Philadelphia Flyers
2022-12-05T19:30:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Edmonton Oilers
2022-12-03T21:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Calgary Flames
2022-12-01T21:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Seattle Kraken
2022-11-29T21:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Vancouver Canucks
2022-11-26T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ New Jersey Devils
2022-11-25T13:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Calgary Flames
2022-11-23T18:30:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers
2022-11-19T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Colorado Avalanche
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
EHT 6 22 8 12 20 0.91 6 5 | 0
EYOF 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 0 0 | 0
U18 JWC (Hlinka Gretzky Cup) 1 5 7 5 12 2.40 - - | 0
International 9 70 23 25 48 0.69 34 19 | 0
International-Jr 1 3 2 1 3 1.00 2 - | 0
KHL 1 31 19 21 40 1.29 14 13 | 0
NHL 18 1 303 796 643 1 439 1.10 765 73 | 14 147 72 69 141 0.96 77 5
OG 3 17 8 3 11 0.65 10 6 | 0
Russia 4 152 36 33 69 0.45 104 32 | 4 21 2 4 6 0.29 35 2
Russia U16 Finals 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 4 - | 0
Russia3 1 19 18 8 26 1.37 20 - | 0
WC 13 83 35 29 64 0.77 69 44 | 0
WCup 2 6 2 2 4 0.67 6 3 | 0
WHC-17 1 5 12 2 14 2.80 17 - | 0
WJC-18 2 14 23 8 31 2.21 6 27 | 0
WJC-20 3 18 18 7 25 1.39 33 16 | 0
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Strength
19
Shooting Accuracy
19
Leadership
18
Puckhandling
17
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/27/2021
07/27/2021 Extension Washington Capitals Washington Capitals
09/19/2012
09/19/2012 Confirmed Washington Capitals OHK Dynamo Moskva
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Dynamo Moskva

Cult/Star player for Russia

Cult/Star player for Washington Capitals


Career transactions
- 2012-09-19 • Signed to a lockout contract by Dynamo Moscow | Full story
- 2008-01-10 • Signed to a 13-year contract extension by the Washington Capitals * | $124,000,000 | Full story
- 2005-08-05 • Signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the Washington Capitals | $11,502,600 | Full story

*Including a NTC (no-trade clause) starting July 1, 2014, Ovechkin can list up to 10 teams each year he will not accept a trade to and can modify said list in September of every following year. According to capgeek.com.
Other memorable dates
- 2018-06-07 • Stanley Cup Champion with the Washington Capitals.
- 2010-01-05 • Named Captain by the Washington Capitals. Full story.
- 2006-01-13 • Scored his first NHL hat trick (vs. the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim).
- 2005-10-05 • Made his NHL debut (vs. the Columbus Blue Jackets) and scored his first NHL goal.
Wears #8 in honour of his mother Tatyana Ovechkina, who won back-to-back gold medals in women's basketball at the 1976 and 1980 Summer Olympics, and is known as one of the greatest Russian basketball players of all time.

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