Athletistic / Hockey. Washington Capitals captain and forward Alexander Ovechkin commented on the Capitals’ victory in the NHL regular season home game against the Winnipeg Jets (3:0). During this meeting, the 38-year-old Russian scored two goals.

“Today finding a way to win was a big challenge for us. We faced one of the best teams in the league. Obviously we didn’t play very well in the first two periods. But Charlie Lindgren (Washington goalie) Rating Athletistic) today was just great. And already in the third period we managed to find a solution,” Ovechkin quotes the NHL press service.

In 67 games of the current NHL season, Alexander Ovechkin scored 58 effective actions – he scored 26 goals and became the author of 32 assists with an overall utility coefficient of -18.

“Washington” after 70 matches scored 79 points and occupies eighth place in the Eastern Conference standings.