Alexander Ovechkin is a professional ice hockey player who plays in the Washington Capitals in NHL. Here you will get his net worth, salary, age, height, wife, and all the recent news.

At the age of 16, Ovechkin joined Dynamo Moscow in the Russian Super League (RSL). He made his professional debut in the 2001–02 season, appearing in 21 games and scoring four points. On August 5, 2005, Ovechkin chose to opt out and signed with the Capitals. The contract was a three-year, rookie-minimum contract for $984,200 per season.

Ovechkin led all NHL rookies in goals, points, power-play goals, and shots during the 2005–06 season. With 106 points, he finished third in the NHL in scoring. During the NHL lockout in the first half of the abbreviated 2012–13 season, Ovechkin returned to Dynamo Moscow with teammate Nicklas Bäckström to play in the KHL.

Ovechkin scored his 400th career goal against the Carolina Hurricanes on December 20, 2013. He was the sixth-fastest player in history to attain that milestone. In 2018, Ovechkin had “the most dominant postseason of his career,” averaging 20:44 of ice time per game and scoring 15 goals and 27 points in 24 games.

On December 6, 2018, Ovechkin became the ninth player in NHL history to reach the milestone of 5,000 shots on goal, doing it in just 1,031 games. Ovechkin was named captain of the 2019 NHL All-Star Game, however, he revealed that he would be sitting from the game to recover. In a 3–2 loss to the New Jersey Devils on February 22, 2020, Ovechkin scored his 700th career goal in the third period, becoming the seventh player in NHL history to do so.

Today, we will know everything about the player here.

Alexander Ovechkin’s Personal Information:

Full Name Alexander Mikhailovich Ovechkin
Nickname Alexander The Great
Born 17 September 1985
Debut 2011
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 239 lb
Age 36
Birthplace Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Religion Christianity
Nationality Russian
Net Worth $60 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Mikhail Ovechkin
Mother name Tatyana Ovechkina
Salary $1 million USD
Twitter Handle @ovi8
Instagram Handle

@aleksandrovechkinofficial

Age:

Alexander Ovechkin was born on 17 September 1985. He is 36 years of age.

Alexander Ovechkin’s Net Worth and Salary:

The player has a net worth of  $60 million. Most of his income comes from professional ice hockey. His annual salary is $1 million, which is one of the highest in the NHL. He has an endorsement with many national and international companies. He has endorsements with Nike, Fanatics, Inc., and Ethernity Chain and also started in a new MassMutual commercial

Height:

The player has a height of 1.91 m which is 6 feet 3 inches.

Wife:

Alexander Ovechkin is married. he is married to Anastasia Shubskaya since 2016.

Nickname:

Alexander Ovechkin is one of the greatest players of the NHL. He has scored many records throughout his career. For his great playing styles and techniques, he is called  Alexander The Great by his friends and families.

Recent News About Alexander Ovechkin:

Ovechkin signed a five-year, $47.5 million contract agreement with the Capitals on July 2021. On November 12th, Ovechkin scored his 742nd NHL goal, passing Brett Hull for fourth place all-time.

On November 26, Ovechkin tied Marcel Dionne and Bobby Hull for sixth place in NHL history with his 28th career hat trick. Ovechkin broke Dave Andreychuk’s all-time power-play goal record with his 275th On December 31.

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