Ovechkin came in first place for goals in the current NHL season

the Russian striker “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin, who scored another hat-trick in the match of the regular championship of National hockey League against the “Los Angeles kings” topped the list of the best snipers of the season. On account of his 40 goals.

Thus, he bypassed the Czech striker “Boston Bruins” David Pastrnak, whose assets 38 goals. Third place in the list of snipers is American forward of “Toronto maple leafs” Aston Matthews (37).

Note that the captain of “Washington” for the 11th time in his overseas career scored at least 40 goals in the regular championship of NHL. Only on account Ovechkin already 698 goals in the National hockey League.