|May 16 11:43 AM PT12:43 PM MT1:43 PM CT2:43 PM ET18:43 GMT2:43 AM 北京时间11:43 AM MST1:43 PM EST22:43 UAE14:43 ET - Ovechkin played the last two games of the Washington Capitals' season with what the team says is a hairline fracture in his left foot.
Analysis: Capitals spokesman Sergey Kocharov writes in an email to The Associated Press on Thursday that Ovechkin's foot was hurt during Game 6 of Washington's first-round playoff series against the New York Rangers. Washington lost that game 1-0 Sunday, and then lost 5-0 Monday in Game 7.
|May 14 11:43 AM PT12:43 PM MT1:43 PM CT2:43 PM ET18:43 GMT2:43 AM 北京时间11:43 AM MST1:43 PM EST22:43 UAE14:43 ET - Ovechkin knows full well that his playoff failures are adding up.
Analysis: Meeting with reporters Tuesday, a day after Washington's 5-0 home loss to the New York Rangers in Game 7 of a first-round series, the Russian wing says: "Nobody remember losers. Everybody remember only winners." During Ovechkin's career, Washington has won three of nine playoff series and never advanced past the second round.
|May 14 10:18 AM PT11:18 AM MT12:18 PM CT1:18 PM ET17:18 GMT1:18 AM 北京时间10:18 AM MST12:18 PM EST21:18 UAE13:18 ET - Ovechkin will join Russia's team at the ice hockey world championships in Finland.
Analysis: It will be Ovechkin's ninth appearance in the tournament. He helped Russia win the gold medal last year and in 2008. He has 26 goals and 18 assists in 55 games. The news that he'll play for Russia comes Tuesday, a day after Ovechkin's Capitals were eliminated in the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 5-0 loss to the New York Rangers in Game 7 of their best-of-seven series.
|May 10 7:43 AM PT8:43 AM MT9:43 AM CT10:43 AM ET14:43 GMT10:43 PM 北京时间7:43 AM MST9:43 AM EST18:43 UAE10:43 ET - Ovechkin is one of three finalists for the Hart Memorial Trophy, awarded annually to the player most valuable to his team.
Analysis: Ovechkin, who tallied 32 goals in 48 games, joins Sidney Crosby and John Tavares as a finalist.
|May 9 1:39 PM PT2:39 PM MT3:39 PM CT4:39 PM ET20:39 GMT4:39 AM 北京时间1:39 PM MST3:39 PM EST0:39 UAE (+1)16:39 ET - Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin and Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Martin St. Louis have been nominated as finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award.
Analysis: The award is presented annually to the most outstanding player in the NHL as voted by fellow members of the NHL Players' Association. Crosby, Ovechkin and St. Louis have all previously won the award. This year's winner will be announced during the Stanley Cup final.
|Apr. 28 10:52 PM PT11:52 PM MT12:52 AM CT1:52 AM ET5:52 GMT1:52 PM 北京时间10:52 PM MST12:52 AM EST9:52 UAE1:52 ET - Ovechkin won his third Maurice Richard Trophy, given to the NHL's goal scorer, after Saturday's 3-2 overtime win against Boston. He also won in 2007-08 and 2008-09 while claiming league MVP honors.
Analysis: Ovechkin, who had two assists in the victory, finished with 32 goals and had 22 in his final 21 games.
|Apr. 21 10:28 PM PT11:28 PM MT12:28 AM CT1:28 AM ET5:28 GMT1:28 PM 北京时间10:28 PM MST12:28 AM EST9:28 UAE1:28 ET - Ovechkin had two goals and an assist in Washington's 5-1 win at Montreal on Saturday.
Analysis: Ovechkin has seven points over his last four games and has scored a goal in 14 of his last 18 contests.
|Apr. 19 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET4:32 GMT12:32 PM 北京时间9:32 PM MST11:32 PM EST8:32 UAE0:32 ET - Ovechkin was held without a point in Thursday's loss.
Analysis: It was only third time in 17 games Ovie was held without a point.
|Apr. 17 2:22 PM PT3:22 PM MT4:22 PM CT5:22 PM ET21:22 GMT5:22 AM 北京时间2:22 PM MST4:22 PM EST1:22 UAE (+1)17:22 ET - Ovechkin, who scored his NHL-leading 28th goal, stood up for a teammate who got rammed into the boards, and led the Washington Capitals to their eighth straight win, 5-1 over Toronto on Tuesday.
Analysis: Ovechkin, with his 19th goal in 18 games, moved two ahead of Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos in the NHL's goal-scoring race, although Stamkos pulled back within one when he scored against the Jets later in the evening.
|Apr. 8 1:24 PM PT2:24 PM MT3:24 PM CT4:24 PM ET20:24 GMT4:24 AM 北京时间1:24 PM MST3:24 PM EST0:24 UAE (+1)16:24 ET - Ovechkin scored his 24th and 25th goals in Sunday's 4-2 win over Tampa Bay to tie the Lightning's Steven Stamkos for the top spot in the league.
Analysis: Ovechkin has 16 goals in 14 games, including a total of five in back-to-back games over the weekend.
|Apr. 7 12:06 PM PT1:06 PM MT2:06 PM CT3:06 PM ET19:06 GMT3:06 AM 北京时间12:06 PM MST2:06 PM EST23:06 UAE15:06 ET - Ovechkin recorded his 12th career hat trick and added an assist, and the surging Capitals survived a late rally by the Panthers for a 4-3 victory on Saturday night.
Analysis: Ovechkin has 13 goals in his last 10 games.
|Apr. 2 8:00 PM PT9:00 PM MT10:00 PM CT11:00 PM ET3:00 GMT11:00 AM 北京时间8:00 PM MST10:00 PM EST7:00 UAE (+1)23:00 ET - The red-hot Ovechkin had two goals and an assist, and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 Tuesday night despite allowing three goals to Jiri Tlusty.
Analysis: Ovechkin has 11 goals and six assists over his last 11 games, and at least one point in each of his last nine.
|Mar. 27 10:30 AM PT11:30 AM MT12:30 PM CT1:30 PM ET17:30 GMT1:30 AM 北京时间10:30 AM MST12:30 PM EST21:30 UAE13:30 ET - Ovechkin had an assist Tuesday.
Analysis: He has six goals and four assists during a six-game point streak.
|Mar. 25 12:57 PM PT1:57 PM MT2:57 PM CT3:57 PM ET19:57 GMT3:57 AM 北京时间12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST23:57 UAE15:57 ET - Ovechkin scored for the fifth straight game, finishing with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 shootout win over the New York Rangers on Sunday night.
Analysis: Ovechkin has six goals and three assists over his five-game scoring streak.
|Mar. 23 9:17 AM PT10:17 AM MT11:17 AM CT12:17 PM ET16:17 GMT12:17 AM 北京时间9:17 AM MST11:17 AM EST20:17 UAE12:17 ET - Ovechkin scored twice in Friday's 6-1 win over the Jets.
Analysis: Ovechkin has goals in four straight games and five of the last six.
|Mar. 22 12:48 PM PT1:48 PM MT2:48 PM CT3:48 PM ET19:48 GMT3:48 AM 北京时间12:48 PM MST2:48 PM EST23:48 UAE15:48 ET - Ovechkin scored once, added a pair of assists and threw in a couple of heavy hits in Washington's 4-0 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday
Analysis: Ovechkin has goals in three straight games and in four of the last five.
|Mar. 20 10:43 AM PT11:43 AM MT12:43 PM CT1:43 PM ET17:43 GMT1:43 AM 北京时间10:43 AM MST12:43 PM EST21:43 UAE13:43 ET - Ovechkin had a goal Tuesday.
Analysis: He has three goals in four games.
|Mar. 15 2:16 PM PT3:16 PM MT4:16 PM CT5:16 PM ET21:16 GMT5:16 AM 北京时间2:16 PM MST4:16 PM EST1:16 UAE (+1)17:16 ET - Ovechkin had a goal and an assist Thursday in a 3-2 win at Carolina.
Analysis: Ovechkin had gone pointless in his previous three games. While it's been an overall disappointing season for him thus far, hopefully Thursday's effort is a sign of things to come.
|Mar. 8 10:05 AM PT11:05 AM MT12:05 PM CT1:05 PM ET18:05 GMT2:05 AM 北京时间11:05 AM MST1:05 PM EST22:05 UAE13:05 ET - He had a goal with two assists in Thursday's win over Florida.
Analysis: Ovechkin has four goals and six assists in the last six after recording 10 points over the first 16 contests.
|Feb. 24 1:58 PM PT2:58 PM MT3:58 PM CT4:58 PM ET21:58 GMT5:58 AM 北京时间2:58 PM MST4:58 PM EST1:58 UAE (+1)16:58 ET - Ovechkin snapped a three-game pointless streak in impressive fashion, registering his 11th career hat trick and adding an assist in Washington's 5-1 win over New Jersey on Saturday.
Analysis: Ovechkin's eight goals are tied with Trey Brouwer for the Washington lead.
|Feb. 13 9:46 AM PT10:46 AM MT11:46 AM CT12:46 PM ET17:46 GMT1:46 AM 北京时间10:46 AM MST12:46 PM EST21:46 UAE12:46 ET - Ovechkin had a goal with an assist Tuesday.
Analysis: He has a goal in three straight games.
|Jan. 25 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET22:31 GMT6:31 AM 北京时间3:31 PM MST5:31 PM EST2:31 UAE (+1)17:31 ET - Ovechkin is moving back to left wing for the Capitals' game against the New Jersey Devils Friday night.
Analysis: Coach Adam Oates moved Ovechkin to right wing at the start of the season, but moved him back to the left side in the third period of Thursday night's 4-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens
|Jan. 8 11:54 AM PT12:54 PM MT1:54 PM CT2:54 PM ET19:54 GMT3:54 AM 北京时间12:54 PM MST2:54 PM EST23:54 UAE14:54 ET - Ovechkin is back with the Washington Capitals, having made a quick return from Russia once he heard about the end of the NHL lockout.
Analysis: Ovechkin was on the ice with nine other Capitals players Tuesday morning for an informal skate. The team can't hold official practices until the new collective bargaining agreement is ratified.
|Sep. 19 12:01 PM PT1:01 PM MT2:01 PM CT3:01 PM ET19:01 GMT3:01 AM 北京时间12:01 PM MST2:01 PM EST23:01 UAE15:01 ET - Ovechkin is returning to his former Russian team Dynamo Moscow during the NHL lockout.
Analysis: The KHL team said in a statement Wednesday that it has signed the Washington Capitals star to a contract that lasts until the lockout ends. It said Ovechkin has undergone medical exams and has already participated in training. It did not disclose the financial terms of his contract.