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Alex Ovechkin  #8

NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: September 17, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Moscow, Russia
WEIGHT: 230 DRAFTED: WSH / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
AwardsSeasons
Art Ross Trophy 2007-2008
Calder Memorial Trophy 2005-2006
Hart Memorial Trophy 2007-2008 / 2008-2009 / 2012-2013
Ted Lindsay Award 2007-2008 / 2008-2009 / 2009-2010
Maurice Richard Trophy 2007-2008 / 2008-2009 / 2012-2013 / 2013-2014 / 2014-2015
2015 Playoffs Scored a goal in Game 2 at NYR (5/2) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) in Game 1 at NYR (4/30) ... Recorded five points (2g, 3a) in seven games vs. NYI in the first round ... Tallied an assist in Game 7 vs. NYI (4/27) ... Earned an assist in Game 6 at NYI (4/25) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) in Game 4 at NYI (4/21) ... Scored a goal in Game 2 vs. NYI (4/17) ... Recorded a game-high eight shots and tallied five hits in Game 1 vs. NYI (4/15). 2014-15 Regular Season Led the NHL in goals (53), power-play goals (25), game-winning goals (11) and shots (395) ... Won his third consecutive and fifth career Maurice Rocket Richard Trophy ... Ranked tied for fourth in the NHL in points (81) ... Scored a PPG vs. NYR (4/11), marking his career-high and franchise record 25th PPG of the season ... With his first goal at MTL (4/2), passed Peter Bondra (472) for first place on the Capitals goals list.
Olympic All-Star Team (2006) NHL All-Rookie Team (2006) NHL First All-Star Team (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013) Calder Memorial Trophy (2006) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2008, 2009, 2013, 2014) Art Ross Trophy (2008) Lester B. Pearson Award (2008, 2009) Hart Memorial Trophy (2008, 2009, 2013) Ted Lindsay Award (2010) NHL Second All-Star Team (2011, 2013, 2014) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011) Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow (KHL), September 19, 2012. In 2012-13 Ovechkin was voted to the NHL First All-Star Team as a Right wing and voted to the NHL Second All-Star Team as a Left wing.
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I'm here to develop a winning culture and a winning team. There is a bright future ahead of this team.  A lot of young, great hockey players here and on the way … a fan base that's passionate about the game of hockey.

— Dan Bylsma after being introduced as new coach of the Buffalo Sabres