Dec. 28 (UPI) — A Washington Capitals fan was overwhelmed with tears of pleasure after she acquired a puck from famous person Alex Ovechkin.
Ovechkin made the providing in the course of the Capitals’ 3-1 win in opposition to the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.
She was sitting behind the Capitals’ bench with an indication studying: “It’s my 18th birthday can I get a puck?” She was additionally sporting a Tom Wilson jersey.
Ovechkin put a puck on his stick in the course of the pregame and tossed it as much as the girl. A person close by hugged the girl as she lined her face to wipe away her tears.
Chandler Stephenson went on to register the primary aim for the Capitals within the second interval of the triumph. Ovechkin helped to help the second aim, scored by T.J. Oshie. Sebastian Aho and John Carlson every added scores within the third interval. of the win.
The Capitals tackle the Ottawa Senators at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Ovechkin leads the National Hockey League with 29 targets and 21 even energy targets this season.