Ovechkin scored a goal and recorded three assists during Thursday's 5-2 win over Minnesota. The sniper has now marked the scoresheet in 14 of his past 19 contests for 11 tallies and 17 helpers. Ovechkin's 34 goals lead the league, and he's well on his way to his first point-per-game season since the 2014-15 campaign. Continue to start No. 8 confidently in all settings.
Ovechkin scored a goal and an assist in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Red Wings on Sunday. With the score, Ovechkin has matched his 33 goals from a season ago and has hit double-digit power-play markers for the seventh straight season. His shots on goal are down this season, but with a career-high shooting percentage Ovechkin is a strong candidate to win the Richard Trophy.
Ovechkin notched two assists while adding eight shots, two hits, a blocked shot and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets. It's his third multi-point outing in his last five games, although he was held off the scoresheet in the other two. Ovechkin is on pace to put last season's relative slump behind him, and the 32-year-old now has 32 goals and 58 points in 53 games.
Ovechkin recorded two goals, an assist and four shots during Friday's 7-4 loss to Pittsburgh. The pair of tallies extend Ovechkin's goal lead to five, and his 1.1 points per game check out as his highest mark since the 2012-13 campaign. Considering he's paced the NHL in goals in four of the past five seasons, No. 8 has to be the favorite to take home the seventh Rocket Richard trophy of his career this year. Additionally, dominating in his age-32 season makes Ovechkin's current form all the more impressive.
Ovechkin scored a goal, added a power-play assist and registered eight shots on net during Thursday's 4-2 win over Florida. The Russian sniper now has seven tallies and nine helpers through his past 11 games and sports an elite 1.85 goals, 3.27 points and 12.83 shots per 60 minutes for the campaign. Fantasy owners should have Ovechkin cemented into their lineups.
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