In the 2012/13 season at NHL, once a lockup occurred, Ovechkin went to KHL to play for Dynamo Moscow, where he scored 40 (19 + 21) points after 31 matches. Season at the NHL after the events negotiations between the tournament leadership and the league of players were still ongoing, and for the third time, Ovechkin was able to become the best sniper of the regular season.
A year later, he won his fourth Maurice Richard Trophy medal and the third gold medal of the World Cup. In the 2014/15 season, Ovechkin became the fifth most regular sniper in his career. He became the sixth hockey player in tournament history to score 50 goals in at least six seasons.
On November 4, 2014, Ovechkin scored 827 points for the Washington Washington team, becoming the top scorer in the club’s history. April 2, 2015, Ovechkin became the best sniper in the team history. Both previous records belong to Peter Bondra.
Goal achievement in NHL
On November 8, 2015, Ovechkin scored his 484 goals in the NHL regular championship against Dallas, allowing him to become the best sniper among the Russians in the tournament’s history, defeating. Sergei Fedorov in this index can distinguish itself 483 times.
On January 8, 2016, Ovechkin scored a goal in the match against Island Islanders (4: 1). In this match, he was the first star of the game. Thanks to this goal, the Russian account gained 1000 points in the NHL career – 930 points in 799 regular matches and 70 points (36 + 34) in 72 playoff matches.
On January 10, 2016, Ovechkin scored his 500th and 501st goals in a regular-season match against Senator Ottawa. The match ended with a score of 7: 1 in favor of the Washington Washington team. The Russian striker was recognized as the first star of the meeting.