Alexander Ovechkin entered the top 10 snipers in NHL history

the Russian striker “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin in the starting period of the regular season of the National hockey League against the “new York islanders” became the author of the first goal. She was already 690-in overseas career.

a Goal in the 11th minute of the starting period of the game allowed the captain “capital” to catch up with the legendary canadian Mario Lemieux and share with him the tenth place in the list of the best snipers in NHL history.

🚨 #690 for @ovi8 ! #CapsIsles #ALLCAPS

— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) January 18, 2020

Just on account Ovechkin 1259 points (690 goals, 569 assists) in 1133 games of the National hockey League.