Washington Capitals guard John Carlson spoke about the records of the captain of the capital team Alexander Ovechkin in the National Hockey League (NHL).
“Leading the sniper race year after year is one thing, but we are talking about real things now. I was blind and numb when I realized how high Ovechkin had moved up in the rankings, and how significant it was. As the season progresses, it feels like achievements are set one after the other. Every day is something special, ”the press service quotes Carlson. NHL.
The 36-year-old Russian striker is a graduate of Dynamo Moscow. Ovi won the Stanley Cup with the Capitals in 2018.
Recall that Ovechkin (780 goals) is third in the list of the best snipers in NHL history. He is second only to Gordie Howe (801) and Wayne Gretzky (894).
Earlier, the FHR congratulated Alexander Ovechkin on his birthday.