Alexander Ovechkin turned the twentieth participant in NHL historical past to attain 600 career objectives together with his shot previous Connor Hellebuyck within the second interval of Monday’s recreation towards the Jets.
4TH PLAYER EVER TO 600 GOALS IN UNDER 1,000 GAMES! #600VI pic.twitter.com/zC15pXkORd
— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) March thirteen, 2018
Ovechkin, who scored earlier within the recreation, reached the 600-goal milestone in 990 video games performed. Solely three gamers achieved the feat in fewer video games: Wayne Gretzky (718), Mario Lemieux (719) and Brett Hull (900).
600 Objectives with One Franchise:
Gordie Howe (786 w/ DET)
Steve Yzerman (692 w/ DET)
Mario Lemieux (690 w/ PIT)
Joe Sakic (625 w/ QUE/COL)
Bobby Hull (604 w/ CHI)@ovi8 (600 w/ @Capitals)#NHLStats #WPGvsWSH #600VI pic.twitter.com/zXXSS8e20a
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) March thirteen, 2018
Ovechkin’s goal was additionally his league-main forty second goal of the season.
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