Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 15 Days

Ovechkin scored a goal and picked up a power-play assist Thursday in a 5-1 rout of the Jets.Over the course of what's now a six-game point streak, Ovi has collected six goals and five assists. That's what's called sizzling hot. The star winger's been nigh-unstoppable this year, and there's no reason to think that'll change anytime soon.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 17 Days

Ovechkin potted his 37th goal and tacked on an assist -- both on the power play -- Tuesday in a win over the Penguins.On the heels of a four-point explosion in Anaheim, Ovechkin kept his hot streak going by getting on the scoresheet for his fifth consecutive game. He's operating at better than a point-per-game pace now, and that plus-11 rating is a sight for sore eyes after last year's minus-35 disaster.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 19 Days

Ovechkin scored twice and added two assists in Sunday's win over the Ducks.A monster outing from Ovechkin, who also had seven shots on goal in the victory. The 29-year-old is currently riding a four-game point streak and is leading the NHL with 36 goals in 57 games. He's been on fire this season and is an automatic roll every game.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 19 Days

Ovechkin netted his 34th goal of the season in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Kings.Ovechkin is just one goal behind the Rangers' Rick Nash for the NHL lead. The winger has had an impressive season under coach Barry Trotz, improving his plus/minus rating from minus-35 a year ago to plus-9 in 2014-15. He's also laying hits at a career-best rate, with his 183 on the season putting him in a tie for sixth in the league.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 25 Days

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With the Capitals about to embark on a difficult four game road trip through California and Pittsburg, the Caps captain is getting a well-deserved day off. With 33 goals and 51 points in 53 games this season, he should be back to his usual dominant self when the Capitals resume action against San Jose on Wednesday.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 1 Month

Ovechkin was named the NHL's First Star for the month of January, Alex Prewitt of The Washington Post reports.

Beginning with a three point effort in Washington's Winter Classic win, Ovechkin had a memorable start to 2015 with 12 goals and 15 points in 13 games that month, including six multi-point outings. After a sluggish start in the goal-scoring department, Ovechkin now leads the NHL with 31 goals and 248 shots. This acknowledgment only underscores his status as a multi-category stud who needs to be deployed every time Washington takes the ice.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 1 Month

Ovechkin potted two goals, one on the power play, and picked up an assist in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Blues.

It was an eventful game for Ovechkin as he fired off 10 shots and was on the ice for 22:56. The three points bring him closer to a point per game average this season, as he's now at 48 points through 50 games.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 1 Month

Ovechkin picked up two more goals in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Penguins.

It was Ovechkin's fourth two-point game in his last five, and he now leads the NHL with 29 goals in 48 games to date. The most surprising figure right now is that Ovechkin is a plus-12 on the year, after finishing last season as a minus-35.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 1 Month

Ovechkin scored two goals -- one on the power play -- in Tuesday's shootout loss to Edmonton.

That's three straight multi-point outings for Ovi, during which he has five goals and an assist. After going through a serious scoring slump by his standards, he's turned things around in a big way by averaging a goal a game over his last 11 contests.

Alex Ovechkin RW WAS 2 Months

Ovechkin scored his 25th goal of the season and had an assist in Saturday's loss to Dallas.

Goals on goals on goals. This guy can't stop, won't stop. Ovechkin has scored at least one goal in 10 of his last 14 games. The 29-year-old now has 25 goals and 41 points in 44 games on the season, to go with a plus-12 rating. Ovechkin's 215 shots on goal lead the league, while his 11 power-play goals are also tops in the NHL. He's an automatic roll every game.