5:16 PM EST, Sat February 22, 2020
Sportsnet.ca 39 mins ago
Capitals to honour Alex Ovechkin’s 700 goals with pre-game ceremony vs. Jets

Capitals to honour Alex Ovechkin’s 700 goals with pre-game ceremony vs. Jets

The Washington Capitals will celebrate Alex Ovechkin’s 700-goal milestone with a pre-game ceremony ahead of the club’s Feb. 25 game against the Winnipeg Jets. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca 57 mins ago
Ovechkin scores 700th career goal but Capitals fall to Devils

Ovechkin scores 700th career goal but Capitals fall to Devils

Alex Ovechkin scored his 700th career goal but the New Jersey Devils picked up the 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca 1 hour ago
By The Numbers: How Alex Ovechkin scored his 700 goals

By The Numbers: How Alex Ovechkin scored his 700 goals

Alex Ovechkin joined an exclusive club Saturday when he scored the 700th goal of his career on a one-time against the New Jersey Devils. Let’s look back on Ovechkin’s first 700 goals and breakdown how he got here. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News 1 hour ago

Ovechkin scores 700th career goal

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin scores 700th career goal, becoming eighth in NHL to reach milestone.
Sportsnet.ca 2 hours ago
Alex Ovechkin makes history by scoring his 700th career goal

Alex Ovechkin makes history by scoring his 700th career goal

Watch as Alex Ovechkin reaches 700 career goals with this tally. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca 2 hours ago
Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin becomes eighth player to score 700 goals

Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin becomes eighth player to score 700 goals

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin scored milestone goal No. 700 on Saturday afternoon against the New Jersey Devils. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
All About The Jersey 9 hours ago
Game Preview #61: New Jersey Devils vs. Washington Capitals

Game Preview #61: New Jersey Devils vs. Washington Capitals

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports As Ovechkin looks for 700, the Devils will probably just be looking to escape. The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (23-27-10) versus the Washington Capitals (37-17-6) The Time: 1:00 PM The Broadcast: TV - MSG+ 700: Alex Ovechkin got the 699th goal of his career on Thursday, and will be looking to get to 700 tonight. This season, Ovechkin has 41 goals and 17 assists in 59 games. There’s a good chance that Ovechkin will post his highest even strength goal total since his age 24 season when he had 37. This season, with 22 games to play, he has 29 even strength...
Sportsnet.ca Feb 20, 2020
Ovechkin scores 699th goal, Capitals lose to Canadiens in OT

Ovechkin scores 699th goal, Capitals lose to Canadiens in OT

Alex Ovechkin scored his 699th career goal, closing in on another milestone, but the Washington Capitals dropped their third in a row, losing to the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 in overtime Thursday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 20, 2020
Alex Ovechkin rips one off the draw for 699th career goal

Alex Ovechkin rips one off the draw for 699th career goal

Watch as Alex Ovechkin rips one off the faceoff to get his 699th career goal, ending a five-game scoring slump. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Montreal Gazette Feb 19, 2020

Stu Cowan: Canadiens could be victims of Alex Ovechkin's 700th goal

The Great 8 is only two goals away from becoming the eighth NHLer to reach the milestone and is due to score heading into Thursday's game.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 16, 2020
Ovechkin’s goalless streak extends to 4 games in Capitals loss to Coyotes

Ovechkin’s goalless streak extends to 4 games in Capitals loss to Coyotes

Alex Ovechkin failed to score in his fourth straight game and the Washington Capitals failed to defeat the Arizona Coyotes. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 10, 2020
Islanders keep Alex Ovechkin at 698 goals, beat Capitals

Islanders keep Alex Ovechkin at 698 goals, beat Capitals

Anthony Beauvillier scored twice, Josh Bailey had three assists and the New York Islanders kept Alex Ovechkin stuck at 698 career goals in beating the Washington Capitals 5-3 Monday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Feb 8, 2020

Giroux, Flyers Rout Capitals and Keep Ovechkin at 698 Goals

WASHINGTON — Sean Couturier scored twice, Claude Giroux recorded three points and Brian Elliott made 25 saves to help the Philadelphia Flyers deny Alex Ovechkin a milestone and blow out the Washington Capitals 7-2 Saturday night. Philadelphia limited Ovechkin to one shot on net and kept Washington’s captain stuck on 698 career goals. He’ll need […] The post Giroux, Flyers Rout Capitals and Keep Ovechkin at 698 Goals appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Feb 7, 2020

Ovechkin 700: Opponents Helpless vs. NHL’s Best Goalscorer

WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin arrived in Washington in the summer of 2005 wearing mismatched flip flops and Daisy Duke shorts. He looked like a lost tourist. Ovechkin went No. 1 in the draft and was touted as a can’t-miss prospect, but Capitals teammates wondered aloud if this guy really was supposed to be the new […] The post Ovechkin 700: Opponents Helpless vs. NHL’s Best Goalscorer appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Feb 7, 2020

Alex Ovechkin’s Milestones Through the Years

Since the calendar flipped to 2020, Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin is scoring goals and reaching new milestones at a remarkable pace. With 14 tallies in the past seven games, the Capitals’ captain finds himself just two goals shy of becoming the eighth member of the NHL’s 700-goal club. In the past three weeks alone […] The post Alex Ovechkin’s Milestones Through the Years appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

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