Originally posted on Rock the Red  |  Last updated 1/4/12
#8Full Name: Александр Михайлович Овечкин
A.K.A.
"The Great 8", "Ovi", "Russian Machine"
Team Captain
Position: Left Winger
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 225
Shoots: Right
Born: 9/17/85, Moscow, Russia
Drafted: 2004, 1st Round, 1st Overall (Washington)

Player Pages
CapGeek - NHL - TSN - LOH - HR - HF - RP Regular Season NHL StatsPP SH
Season Salary Team GP G A P +/- PIM G A G A GW S S% TOI S/O Hits MsS TkA 2005-06 $3,834,200 WAS 81 52 54 106 +2 52 21 31 3 0 5 425 12.2 21:37 6/13 172 144 69 2006-07 $3,834,200 WAS 82 46 46 92 -19 52 16 21 0 0 8 392 11.7 21:23 2/12 184 148 67 2007-08 $3,834,200 WAS 82 65 47 112 +28 40 22 15 0 0 11
446 14.6 23:06 1/6 220 199 68 2008-09 $9,000,000 WAS 79 56 54 110 +8 72 19
27 1 0 10 528 10.6 23:00 2/7 243 220 60 2009-10 $9,000,000 WAS C
72 50 59 109 +45 89 13 23 0 0 7 368 13.6 21:47 2/9 185 172 61 2010-11 $9,000,000 WAS C
79 32 53 85 +24 41 7 17 0 0 11 367 8.7 21:21 4/10 241 159 48 2011-12 $9,000,000 WAS C
38 17 16 33 -4 18 6 7 0 0 1 146 11.6 19:09 1/3 103 70 12 NHL Career 513 318 329 647 +84 364 104 141 4 0 53 2,672 11.9 18/60

Playoffs NHL StatsPP SH
Season Opponent Team GP G A P +/- PIM G A G A GW S S% TOI Hits MsS GvA TkA 2007-08 vs PHI WAS 7 4 5 9 -1 0 1 5 0 0 2 37 10.8 24:03 32 21 9 5 2008-09 vs NYR,PIT WAS 14 11 10 21 +10 8 3 5 0 0 1 90 12.2 23:21 54 39 24 12 2009-10 vs MTL WAS C
7 5 5 10 +5 0 1 0 0 0 0 34 14.7 23:06 26 9 5 2 2010-11 vs NYR,TB WAS C
9 5 5 10 -1 10 1 4 0 0 1 34 14.7 23:30 40 24 14 3 NHL Playoff Career 37 25 25 50 +13 18 5 14 0 0 4 195 12.8

AwardsSeasons Hart Memorial Trophy (Most Valuable Player) 2007-08 2008-09 Pearson/Lindsay Trophy (Most Outstanding Player) 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 Art Ross Trophy (Scoring Leader) 2007-08 Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (Goals Leader) 2007-08 2008-09 Calder Memorial Trophy (Rookie of the Year) 2005-06 NHL 1st All-Star Team 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 NHL 2nd All-Star Team 2010-11 NHL All-Star Game 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2010-11 NHL All-Rookie Team 2005-06
Professional Career
Regular SeasonPPSHPlayoffsPPSH Season League Team GP G A P +/- PIM G A G A GWGP G A P+/- PIMG AG A GW 2001-02 RSL Moscow Dyn. 22 2 2 4 - 4 - - - - - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 2002-03 RSL Moscow Dyn. 40 8 7 15 - 28 - - - - - 5 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 2003-04 RSL Moscow Dyn. 53 13 11 24 - 40 - - - - - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 2004-05 RSL Moscow Dyn. 37 13 14 27 +26 32 1 1 0 0 1 10 2 4 6 +3 31 0 0 0 0 0 Russian SuperLeague Career 152 36 34 70 - 104 - - - - - 21 2 4 6 - 35 0 0 0 0 0
AwardsSeasons SuperLeague Championship 2004-05
International Career
Tournament Stats
PP SH
Season Tourn. Team GP G A P +/- PIM G A G A GW S S% TOI 2003-04 WC Russia 6 1 1 2 E 0 0 1 0 0 0 14 7.1 - 2004-05 W Cup Russia 2 1 0 1 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - 2004-05 WC Russia 8 5 3 8 +7 4 0 0 0 0 2 30 16.7 - 2005-06 Oly Russia 8 5 0 5 +3 8 0 0 0 0 1 31 16.1 - 2005-06 WC Russia 7 6 3 9 +6 6 2 2 0 0 0 35 17.1 - 2006-07 WC Russia 8 1 2 3 +1 29 0 1 0 0 0 25 4.0 - 2007-08 WC Russia 9 6 6 12 +11 8 2 1 0 0 3 42 14.3 17:03 2009-10 Oly Russia 4 2 2 4 +1 2 0 1 0 0 1 18 11.1 18:33 2009-10 WC Russia 9 5 1 6 +3 4 1 1 1 0 4 44 11.4 18:16 2010-11 WC Russia 5 0 0 0 -3 4 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 17:14 World Championships 52 24 16 40 +25 55 5 6 1 0 9 213 11.3 Olympics 12 7 2 9 +4 10 2 1 0 0 2 49 14.3 World Cup 2 1 0 1 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - -
AwardsSeasons World Championship Gold Medal 2007-08 World Championship Silver Medal 2009-10 World Championship Bronze Medal 2004-05 2006-07 WC Tournament All-Star 2005-06 2007-08 Olympic Tournament All-Star 2005-06
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