, author: Ermakova M.

Alexander Ovechkin did not save the “Washington” from the sixth defeat in a

The capital team lost its place in the playoff zone.

“Washington Capitals” in the home NHL game lost to “Anaheim Ducks” – 2:4.

Russian forward Alexander Ovechkin played for the Washington Capitals for the first time since returning from Russia. He flew to Moscow on February 14 due to the poor condition of his father. Mikhail Ovechkin died the next day.

This defeat was for the “Capitals” the sixth in a row. With 62 points, they are 12th in the Eastern Conference, 2 points behind the playoff zone.