Ovechkin helped Washington win and came close to Jagr in the list of the best snipers in the NHL »In a match of the regular championship of the National Hockey League (NHL). This was reported by the Lenta.ru correspondent.
The meeting took place on Sunday, November 28, and ended with a score of 4: 2 in favor of the guests. Among the winners, goals were scored by Russians Alexander Ovechkin and Dmitry Orlov, Belarusian Aleksey Protas, as well as American John Carlson.
Ovechkin scored 749th goal in the NHL and approached Jaromir Jagr, who is the second in the list of the best snipers in league history. The Czech striker has 766 goals.
Ovechkin has played 22 matches in the NHL regular season this season. The Russian scored 18 goals and made 19 assists.