Russian striker “Washington Capitals” Alexander Ovechkin was recognized as the first Russian star of the past week in the National Hockey League (NHL), reports RT.
Last week, the Russian striker took part in three matches, scoring four goals. He also has one assists on his account.
Striker Evgeny Kuznetsov became the second star of the week. On account of his three goals and two assists.
Earlier it was reported that goals from Ovechkin and Kuznetsov helped Washington beat the Rangers. The Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers in an NHL home game. The meeting ended with a score of 5: 4 in favor of the home team.