Alex Ovechkin has long been a household name in the Washington, DC area. Now, according to the SportsBusiness Journal, Ovechkin is also now the most popular player in the NHL.
Ovechkin carries a hefty 4.2 million social media follows (amongst Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.) The closest competitor is PK Subban, who has 2.1 million followers.
He’s doubling up the field, y’all.