Athletistic / Hockey. Dynamo Moscow goaltender Igor Leshchuk shared details of his relationship with Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin.

“First I attended their match in Washington, and only then I was in New York. Ovechkin and I registered a few days before the match. I already had tickets by that time, but he called me after the match to the Washington locker. “Alexander showed what was happening there and how it was happening, we had a good conversation,” Leshchuk said in an interview with Sport-Express.

Alexander Ovechkin has been playing in the NHL since 2005. In Russia, he played exclusively for Dynamo Moscow. With Washington, the Russian won the Stanley Cup in 2018. Ovechkin helped the Russian team win the World Championship three times.