Recorded two points (1g, 1a) vs. PIT (1/28) ... Earned two assists vs. EDM (1/20) ... Tallied two assists at NSH (1/16) ... Earned two assists at PHI (1/8) ... Tallied an assist at TOR (1/7) ... Earned two assists vs. CHI (1/1) ... Recorded an assist at NYI (12/29) ... Earned two assists vs. OTT (12/22) ... Tallied two assists at CBJ (12/18) ... Registered thre shots in 17:58 of ice time vs. CBJ (12/11) ... Earned an assist at STL (11/15) ... Led WSH in ice time (23:23) and hits (3) vs. NJ (11/14) ... Tallied an assist vs. CBJ (11/11) ... Earned an assist vs. CAR (11/8) ... Tallied an assist vs. ARI (11/2) ... Earned two assists at VAN (10/26) ... Scored a goal at EDM (10/22) ... Recorded 19:54 of ice time vs. FLA (10/18) ... Earned two assists vs. NJ (10/16) ... Scored a goal and tallied an assist vs. SJ (10/14) ... Scored his first goal of the season at BOS (10/11) ... Missed eight games (10/9, 11/26-12/9) due to injury.
WHL East First All-Star Team (2005) AHL All-Rookie Team (2006) NHL First All-Star Team (2009, 2010)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011)
You get the right whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals