Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin is on his way to capturing a third-straight league Hart Memorial Trophy, as the National Hockey League’s most valuable player. He’s the best player on the league’s best team, while he’s tied for the league lead in goals (45) and leads in points (97) and plus minus (42). The fact that he’s played missed 10 of the Caps’ 72 games this season just shows how much better than everyone else he is.
And yet, here’s a top 10 countdown of Ovechkin’s best moments off the ice. We were familiar with most of these, but we definitely didn’t know he appeared in a Russian game show. Good times.