January 1, 2023, 09:48 – Public News Service – OSN

“Washington” with a large score beat “Montreal” in the regular season match of the National Hockey League (NHL). The meeting in the US capital ended with the score 9:2 (2:0, 3:2, 4:0).

The main hero of the meeting was the Russian forward and the captain of “Washington” Alexander Ovechkin, reports “Interfax”. He scored three goals against the Canadian team.

Ovechkin currently ranks second in the list of the NHL’s top scoring players in the regular season. On account of his 806 abandoned goals. Wayne Gretzky retains first place with 894 goals.

In the last match, goals from Ovechkin and another Russian Evgeny Kuznetsov did not save Washington from defeat in the Ottawa game. Read more about it in material Public news service.