A highly touted prospect, Ovechkin was selected by the Capitals first overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.With the 2004–05 NHL lockout cancelling the season, Ovechkin remained in Russia until 2005, joining the Capitals for the 2005–06 season.Can't you just imagine the two cuddling together by a fire after a day of boarding and ice skating?White, a gold medal Olympic snowboarder, has already indicated he has the hots for Sasha and the two looked pretty cosey together at one of White's recent parties.He first did so in 2007–08 season, when he recorded 65 goals and 112 points.
With his parents and their parents all-originating from the USSR, it is obvious that Alex has got the same ethnicity as well Russian nationality.
; born 17 September 1985) is a Russian professional ice hockey winger and captain of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Prior to entering the NHL, Ovechkin played for HC Dynamo Moscow of the Russian Superleague for four seasons, from 2001 until 2005, and returned to play for them briefly during the 2012–13 NHL lockout.
Alexander Ovechkin is Russian citizen, who is a professional ice hockey player, who plays as a winger position and currently is the captain of “Washington Capitals”, one of the major teams in National Hockey League (NHL).
Prior to his commitment with the Capitals in 2005, he was playing in the Russian Super League with HC Dynamo Moscow, and played four seasons with that team starting 2001.