Athletistic / Hockey. Last night, the Washington Capitals picked up their first win of the current NHL season. The Capitals broke the resistance of the Calgary Flames at home, winning in a shootout with a score of 3:2 B.

Washington captain Alexander Ovechkin did not manage to score any effective actions during this meeting, but can nevertheless boast of a statistical feat. For him, this game was the 1349th of his NHL career. According to this indicator, the 38-year-old Russian rose to 53rd place in the entire history of the North American League. Last night, Ovi surpassed the result of the legendary Canadian Marcel Dionne and tied Kirk Muller.

Alexander Ovechkin has been playing in the NHL since the fall of 2005. During his career in North America, he has scored 822 goals and recorded 663 assists.