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The Russian forward of “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin suffered an open cut on the hand during a match with “Columbus blue Jackets”. This was reported by “Soviet sport”.
It is noted that Ovechkin prematurely left the bench: physicians rendered him the necessary assistance, sutured the wound, and he returned to the ice. The seriousness of the injury of the captain “Washington capitals” are not reported.
“The Washington capitals lost to the Columbus blue Jackets” with the score 1:2. Alexander Ovechkin became the author of assists to Evgeny Kuznetsov, who at the end of the third period, managed to tie the score.
Dec 28, Ovechkin was chosen captain of the Metropolitan division at the all-star game of the National hockey League (NHL) according to the results of voting of fans. “Many thanks to the fans for their support. Of course, I already look like a old horse among the young players. But the fans still emit me, and I appreciate their support,” — said hockey player.
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