Ovechkin named first star of week in NHL

Forward of “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin named first star of the week regular season of the National hockey League. The organizers noted high-scoring game of the Russian hockey player.

In three games that Washington held last week, Alexander scored eight goals. Twice he managed to score a hat-trick. Scored three times afflicted the goalkeeper of “new Jersey devils” and “new York Rangers”. Ovechkin has risen from 11th place on the 9th in the list of the most productive players in League history. On account Ovechkin 692 goals.

Second star was recognized as the goalkeeper of “Columbus blue Jackets” Elvis Merzlikin. The third winner was the forward of “Chicago black hawks” Jonathan toews.