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Alex Ovechkin

Alex Ovechkin

Known as The Russian Machine, Alex Ovechkin was a number one overall draft pick who took the NHL world by storm.

Sports Facts

  • In 2004, Ovechkin was the first overall draft pick in the NHL draft.
  • Alex had the most points out of any Russian-born rookie or rookie left wing in history. He was named NHL Rookie of the Month for January 2006.
  • In 2008, he became the first NHL player to win all four outstanding player awards in one season.

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I played hockey on this city playgrounds as a kid! ask and people say you never get out of there....So #NeverAsk https://t.co/qGxpuOjK52

Today was a special day. I broke my nose, have stitches (and) score four goals. Everything (went) to my face.

Alex Ovechkin