Ovechkin became the first NHL hockey player for 27 years, scored three hat-tricks in six matches

the Russian striker “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin in the match of the regular championship of NHL against “Los Angeles kings” became the author of three goals. The match ended with the victory of “caps” with the score 4:2 and he Ovi scored the fourth hat trick of the season.

it is Noteworthy that three hat-tricks 34-year-old Russian scored in the previous six games in the NHL. This achievement became the first in the League since the 1992/93 season. Then similar to the performance shown by Alexander Mogilny and selanne Teemu.

Recall that at the moment in the asset Ovechkin 698 heads for the whole period of playing in the NHL. Note that 40 goals Alexander scored this season, and thus heads the list of scorers in the League.