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Alex Ovechkin

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Left Wing Age: 34 Exp: 12 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2004 College: Dynamo Moscow Agent(s):

Penguins – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Alex Ovechkin signed a 13 year / $124,000,000 contract with the Washington Capitals, including $124,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,538,462. In 2019-20, Ovechkin will earn a base salary of $10,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $9,538,462.

    Contract: 13 yr(s) / $124,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,538,462
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Cap Hit % Yearly Cash
    2008-09 Contract details by year 23 $9,000,000 - - $9,538,462 21.59% $9,000,000($9,000,000)
    2009-10 Contract details by year 24 $9,000,000 - - $9,538,462 17.86% $9,000,000($18,000,000)
    2010-11 Contract details by year 25 $9,000,000 - - $9,538,462 15.62% $9,000,000($27,000,000)
    2011-12 Contract details by year 26 $9,000,000 - - $9,538,462 13.22% $9,000,000($36,000,000)
    2012-13 Contract details by year 27 $5,268,293 - - $9,538,462 14.12% $5,268,293($41,268,293)
    2013-14 Contract details by year 28 $9,000,000 - - $9,538,462 14.69% $9,000,000($50,268,293)
    2014-15 Contract details by year 29 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 13.91% $10,000,000($60,268,293)
    2015-16 Contract details by year 30 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 13.55% $10,000,000($70,268,293)
    2016-17 Contract details by year 31 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 12.9% $10,000,000($80,268,293)
    2017-18 Contract details by year 32 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 12.33% $10,000,000($90,268,293)
    2018-19 Contract details by year 33 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 11.74% $10,000,000($100,268,293)
    2019-20 Contract details by year 34 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 11.73% $10,000,000($110,268,293)
    2020-21 Contract details by year 35 $10,000,000 - - $9,538,462 13.41% $10,000,000($120,268,293)
    2021-22 Free Agent Year 36   UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $9,000,000
    • After 7/1/14 he can designate 10 teams each year that he will NOT accept a trade to

    Previous Contracts

    2005-2007Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $11,502,600
    Signing Bonus $590,520
    Average Salary $3,834,200
    Free Agent: 2008 / RFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2005-06 Contract details by year 20 $688,940 $295,260 $2,850,000 $984,200
    2006-07 Contract details by year 21 $688,940 $295,260 $2,850,000 $984,200
    2007-08 Contract details by year 22 $984,200 - $2,850,000 $984,200
    2008-09 Free agent year 23 RFA  
    • Signing bonus: $590,520
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $688,940 $295,260 - $984,200
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $688,940 $295,260 - $984,200
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $984,200 - - $984,200
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,268,293 - - $5,268,293
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    Est. Earnings (15 seasons) $112,630,373 $590,520 - $113,220,893
    2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    $122,630,373 $590,520 - $123,220,893
    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    15 seasons Player Cash Earnings $112,630,373 $590,520 - $113,220,893
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/15/2020 Player contract details by year Conduct detrimental to the league 1 game $51,282 Skipping the All-Star Game
    02/01/2019 Player contract details by year Conduct detrimental to the league 1 game $51,282 Skipping the All-Star Game
    01/28/2016 Player contract details by year Conduct detrimental to the league 1 game $51,282 Skipping the All-Star Game
    01/22/2012 Player contract details by year 3 games $154,678 Charging Zbynek Michalek (PIT)
    03/15/2010 Player contract details by year Boarding 2 games $232,645 Boarding Brian Campbell (CHI)
    12/01/2009 Player contract details by year Slew-footing 2 games $98,844 Knee to knee hit against Tim Gleason (CAR)
    10 $640,013
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    Statistics

    Season Team Games G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blocks PIM HIT TAKEAWAY GIVEAWAY FACE WON
    2019 WAS 68 48 19 67 -12 311 13 5 0 0 30 30 184 28 48 1
    2018 WAS 81 51 38 89 7 338 18 10 0 0 41 40 223 47 70 1
    2017 WAS 82 49 38 87 3 355 17 14 0 0 21 32 139 25 71 3
    2016 WAS 82 33 37 70 6 313 17 10 0 0 29 50 216 29 46 0
    2015 WAS 79 50 21 71 21 398 19 6 0 0 34 53 225 24 50 0
    2014 WAS 80 52 28 80 9 392 25 9 0 0 32 54 255 45 57 2
    2013 WAS 68 45 26 71 -29 335 25 12 0 1 20 42 181 27 43 1
    2012 WAS 45 30 24 54 -1 207 0 1 0 0 16 32 106 0 0 0
    2011 WAS 73 32 26 58 -12 286 0 0 0 0 40 26 202 0 0 5
    2010 WAS 75 31 50 81 24 357 0 0 0 0 19 37 230 0 0 6
    2009 WAS 49 38 38 76 31 265 0 0 0 0 12 49 132 0 0 6
  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Alex Ovechkin ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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