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Capitals Alex Ovechkin Scores 50th Goal of Season; Moves Up NHL Record Books…Again

Photo: NHL via Getty Images After what seemed like an eternity, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin notched his 50th goal of the 2018-19 season at the 14:35 mark of the third period of play against the Tampa Bay Lightning, adding another … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores 49th Goal of Season and Ties Brendan Shanahan on All-Time List

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin scored his 49th goal of the 2018-19 season against the Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday night.  It was the go-ahead goal for the Capitals, as he scored it at 4:39 in the third period with … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Passes Dave Andreychuk in Career Goals

Alex Ovechkin’s first goal of the game against the Sharks last night passed Dave Andreychuk on the all time career NHL goal scoring List.  The first goal was Ovechkin’s 641st goal for this career and gave him sole possession of … Continue reading

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More Alex Ovechkin Milestones: Career NHL Goals and Power Play Goals

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The lone highlight in the Capitals’ 4-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues was Alex Ovechkin’s first period power play goal. The goal moved him up the NHL’s all-time career goals list, as well as … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Sets Power Play Goal Record – Most Power Play Goals with a Single Franchise

Photo: @MonSportsNet The Washington Capitals game against the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night produced yet another Alex Ovechkin milestone.   The power play goal that he scored for the team’s fifth goal was his 237th power play goal and broke a … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Ties Mario Lemieux on All-Time Power Play Goals List

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin scored two goals in the Capitals 5-4 overtime victory over the Canadiens Monday night in Montreal. Ovechkin’s second goal, a power play goal from his office, moved him up to seventh on the … Continue reading

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