Player: Alex Ovechkin

Ovechkin to skip NHL All-Star Game, be suspended 1 game

By: Canadian Press

Alex Ovechkin has decided to skip the All-Star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and will serve an automatic one-game suspension.

January 2, 2019

Leafs star Matthews, Oilers centre McDavid earn 'C' for all-star weekend

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers centre Connor McDavid and Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews will be two of the four team captains at the NHL all-star weekend next month in San Jose.

December 27, 2018

Ovechkin wins ESPY for Best Male Athlete as first NHL player

By: Chris Lomon

Ovechkin managed to outduel some serious competition at the 2018 ESPYs.

July 24, 2018

Capitals win first Stanley cup as Ovechkin nets Conn Smythe

By: Chris Lomon

The Washington Capitals have won the 2018 Stanley Cup, defeating the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Final with a 4-3 victory in Game 5 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Thursday night.

June 7, 2018

Former 60-goal scorer, Dennis Maruk, sees a bit of himself in current Caps

By: Chris Lomon

Dennis Maruk won’t be painting his face to feature the Washington Capitals logo, but the franchise’s first 60-goal scorer will be wearing his heart on his sleeve for the Stanley Cup Final.

May 29, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Alex Ovechkin

By: Nadia Vocaturo

A man on a mission, Alex Ovechkin helped send the Washington Capitals to their second Stanley Cup Final, and first in his 13-season tenure, with an early goal that stood as the game-winner in a 4-0 blanking of the Tampa Bay Lightning Wednesday night.

May 24, 2018

My Top 5 | Postseason shot leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Who are the big shots (on the teams still competing for hockey’s top team trophy) when it comes to taking the most shots in this year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs?

May 15, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Alex Ovechkin

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Alex Ovechkin helped the Washington Capitals start their Eastern Conference Final on the right foot with a goal and an assist in a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning Friday night.

May 12, 2018

A tribute to Alex Ovechkin's 1,000th NHL game

By: Nadia Vocaturo

The milestones just keep coming for Alex Ovechkin, who skates in his 1,000th NHL game April 1 – and shows no signs of slowing down as he looks to capture his seventh Rocket Richard Trophy.

April 1, 2018

Top 5 | 2017-18 shots leaders

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to loading up and letting it fly, these five stars crank it up and fire away more than any other players in the league.

March 27, 2018

Alex Ovechkin joins NHL's exclusive 600-goal club

By: Canadian Press

Everyone around Alex Ovechkin had a hunch this was his night.

March 12, 2018

Player of the Week | Alex Ovechkin

By: Nadia Vocaturo

It was a frenzied first week of goal scoring as the puck dropped on the 2017-18 NHL season, but one pair of hat tricks stood out among them all.

October 10, 2017

Ovechkin honours heritage for good cause

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Alex Ovechkin is continuing his great work as an ambassador with the American Special Hockey Association by offering up a pair of his autographed of one-of-a-kind skates.

March 22, 2017

Ovechkin nets 1,000th NHL point

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Alex Ovechkin’s 1,000th NHL point solidifies him as the first Washington Capital to achieve the feat, and the 37th player in NHL history to record the total with one franchise.

January 11, 2017

Ovechkin Organizes Meet-And-Greet With 8-Year-Old Super Fan

By: Catherine Faas

Young Cash “Niebvechkin” got to meet his hockey hero after creating a video thanking him for gifting him with one of his sticks in Edmonton.

October 31, 2016

TLA Profile: Alex Ovechkin

By: Chris Lomon

Will Alex Ovechkin go forth and win his fourth Ted Lindsay Award? His teammates are certainly in his corner.

June 22, 2015

Benn, Ovechkin & Price Named Ted Lindsay Award Finalists

By: NHLPA Staff

Jamie Benn, Alex Ovechkin & Carey Price voted by their fellow NHLPA members as finalists for the 2014-15 Ted Lindsay Award as the “Most Outstanding Player” of the year

May 5, 2015

Teammates Talk On Alex Ovechkin

By: Chris Lomon

Troy Brouwer and Michael Latta give insight into what the hockey world should know about Alex Ovechkin

April 8, 2015

2015 Winter Classic Preview

By: NHLPA Staff

As they get set to face-off at Nationals Park in Washington for the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, Patrick Kane and Alex Ovechkin give us a sense of how the Players are feeling heading into the showcase game on New Year's Day.

January 1, 2015

NHLPA Members Take Part In Kraft Hockeyville 2013

By: Catherine Faas

Alex Ovechkin and Evander Kane are among the Players that took part in Kraft Hockeyville 2013 in Stirling-Rawdon and Belleville, ON.

September 16, 2013