Chat with Alex Ovechkin
Welcome to SportsNation! On Tuesday, Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin stops by to chat.
In his first five seasons in Washington, Ovechkin led the Capitals in both points and goals, scoring over 90 points and 45 goals in each season. Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player in the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons. Ovechkin and the Capitals are again fighting for the top spot in the Eastern Conference this season.
On Nov. 16, Warner Home Video will release "Alex Ovechkin: The Great 8" on DVD, an in-depth glimpse of behind-the-scenes footage of the daily life of the two-time NHL MVP. Follow him from picking up his first hockey stick at two years old in his native Russia to seeking redemption after his Capitals fell far short of the team's goal of winning the Stanley Cup, a wound that has inspired him to train harder and condition his body like never before.
Send your questions now and join Ovechkin on Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. ET!