Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, celebrates his goal in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Edmonton Oilers, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in Washington . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Photo by: Alex Brandon

Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, celebrates his goal in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Edmonton Oilers, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in Washington . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)