Steve Yzerman, Mark Messier, and Teemu Selanne have congratulated Alex Ovechkin on passing them in goals. Mario Lemieux hasn’t.
Mario Lemieux hasn’t said “congratulations” to Alex Ovechkin for moving up the all-time goal list and bumping him out of the Top Ten. It probably just slipped his mind.
Grocery shopping, buying new suits that are too long in the arms, re-gelling his hair–the man’s busy!
In other news, here are the hockey Hall of Famers who found the time in their busy schedules to say congrats to Ovi: