Athletistic / Hockey. Washington Capitals Russian captain Alexander Ovechkin scored another goal this season. He scored in an NHL regular season home game with the Winnipeg Jets.

The Russian scored his team’s second goal. Washington leads 2-0.

Krikunov spoke about Ovechkin’s pursuit of Gretzky’s record

For Ovechkin, this goal was his 25th this season. He is now 47 goals behind the legendary Wayne Gretzky.

Washington is in 9th place in the Eastern Conference standings with 77 points. If they win today’s game, the Capitals will advance to the playoff zone.