‘Move over, Mario!’: Alex Ovechkin scores hat trick in consecutive games, is now one of the top 10 greatest goal scorers ever
Alex Ovechkin will be entering the Capitals’ bye week absolutely on fire.
The Russian machine had his second-straight legendary performance, tallying his second hat trick in as many games. It’s the third straight season Ovechkin has scored consecutive hat tricks (age 32-34 seasons)
With goals 1 and 2, Ovechkin tied and passed Mario Lemieux on the all-time goals list. With the hat trick, Ovi tied Steve Yzerman (692) for ninth all-time.
Folks, we’re likely watching the greatest goalscorer of all-time. Always appreciate this.