Moscow, January 7 – Forward of the Russian “Washington Capitals” Alexander Ovechkin met with the record holder among the Russian Alexei Kovalev in the number of matches played in his career in the regular championships of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Washington will meet the Nashville Predators in the NHL Championship. Ovechkin takes part in the match. For the 37-year-old Russian, this game was the 1316th in his NHL career. According to this indicator, Ovechkin met Alexei Kovalev and shared with him the first place in the number of matches among all Russians in the entire history of the league.
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January 07, 2023 • Starting at 03:00
Kovalev has 1,029 points (430 goals and 599 assists) in 1,316 games. Ovechkin before the meeting with “Nashville” scored 1458 points (809 + 649).
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