2014-15: Registered second career multi-goal game with 2-0-2 1/17 at BOS... Posted 1-1-2 12/27 vs. BOS... Recorded 1-1-2, including GWG, 10/17 vs. CGY.
2013-14: Scored two goals, including OT game-winner, in Blue Jackets first-ever playoff victory on 4/19 at PIT Registered career highs in assists (15), points (24), penalty minutes (53) and TOI/game (16:06) Recorded his 8th career MPG (1-1-2) and scored his 4th career GWG on 1/23 vs. PHI... Skated in the 100th game of his NHL career on 10/10 at BUF.
Career: Finished 2nd on CBJ in S% (14.3) and T-5th in goals (9) in 2012-13... Scored 1st career OTG on 3/7/13 vs. VAN....Made his NHL debut on 1/7/11 at ANA Scored 1st career NHL goal on 1/8/11 at LAK (opposing goalie: J. Quick) Named NHL's 3rd Star of the Week for 2/20-2/27/11 (3GP-5-1-6)... Played 3 seasons (2007-10) in the WHL with Brandon (198GP-99G-131A-230P).
You get the right the whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals