Alex Ovechkin Moves Into 9th Place in Career Power Play Goals


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With a power play goal in the third period of Monday nights game in Vancouver, Alex Ovechkin now has 233 career power play goals, passing former Capital Dino Ciccarelli for sole possession of 9th place all time. 

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Ovechkin is now just one power play goal from tying Marcel Dionne for 8th place all time, three power play goals from tying Mario Lemieux for 7th place all time and four power play goals from tying Brenden Shanahan for 6th place all time.

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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3 Responses to Alex Ovechkin Moves Into 9th Place in Career Power Play Goals

  1. DayOne Caps Fanatic says:

    Peter Bondra is #53 and Wayne Gretzky #17

    Like

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