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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
Alex Ovechkin • #8 • LW
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'3", 239 lbs.
Born:Sep 17, 1985 (33 yrs) in Moscow, RUS
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Washington in 2004 (1/1).
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Scouting Report
Assets: His natural scoring instincts and hard-hitting ability is a scary combination for opponents. Possesses a ton of offensive flair and loves the spotlight. Shoots from anywhere, and is lethal with his one-time snipe. His passion for the game is off the charts (and contagious).
Flaws: Could stand to simplify his game, and learn how to mix his game up a little, at times. May also get frustrated on occasion by constant tight coverage when teams pay added attention to him. Will occasionally deliver a questionable hit that can hurt his team.
Career Potential: Charismatic franchise player and elite goal-scoring winger.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Hart Trophy 2012-13, 2008-09, 2007-08
NHL Ted Lindsay Award 2009-10
NHL Lester B. Pearson Award 2008-09, 2007-08
NHL Art Ross Trophy 2007-08
NHL Calder Memorial Trophy 2005-06
NHL Maurice "Rocket" Richard 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14, 2012-13, 2008-09, 2007-08
NHL First All-Star Team 2014-15, 2012-13, 2009-10, 2008-09, 2007-08, 2006-07, 2005-06
NHL Second All-Star Team 2015-16, 2013-14, 2012-13, 2010-11
NHL All-Rookie Team 2005-06
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2016-17, 2015-16 (injured), 2014-15, 2011-12 (Did not play), 2010-11, 2008-09, 2007-08, 2006-07
WJC-A The Directorate - Best Player 2004-05
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2004-05
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