Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin has claimed his fourth career Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy as the NHL's goal-scoring leader.
In his final game of the 2013-14 season, Alex Ovechkin found a way to be a polarizing figure in a meaningless game for the Washington Capitals.
Alex Ovechkin added to his NHL leading goal total Friday night, potting a goal and an assist in Washington's 4-0 win over Chicago.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 50th goal of the season on Tuesday night and the Capitals stayed alive in the playoff race with a 4-1 win over struggling St. Louis.
The Washington Capitals have lost five consecutive games and are in danger of missing the playoffs but team superstar Alex Ovechkin criticized himself after a 2-1 loss to the New Jersey Devils Friday night.
Capitals Head Coach Adam Oates is reuniting Alex Ovechkin with center Nicklas Backstrom on the same line after splitting the pair apart since the middle of March.
Alex Ovechkin leads the NHL in goals with 48 but has the worst plus/minus in the league as well at minus-34.
Alex Ovechkin has not scored at even strength in his last 14 games.
Alex Ovechkin slammed home two goals and an assist but it was not enough to help the Caps to victory, as Washington lost 5-4 in a shootout to the Kings Tuesday night.
Alex Ovechkin one-timed John Carlson's pass for his NHL-leading 46th goal eight seconds into a third-period power play to break a tie and lead Washington to a 3-2 win against Anaheim at Honda Center Tuesday night.
Alex Ovechkin now has 45 goals this season after his power-play tally Friday.
Alex Ovechkin was a -1 and was shut out along with the rest of his team in a tough 2-0 loss to the rival Penguins on Tuesday.
Alex Ovechkin was locked up by the Bruins in Thursday's 3-0 loss, managing just one shot on goal.
Alex Ovechkin scored a goal and recorded an assist for the Capitals in a 6-4 loss to Philadelphia Wednesday.