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Alex Ovechkin

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Left Wing Age: 35 Exp: 14 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2004 College: Dynamo Moscow Agent(s):

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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 2020-1, 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

    Previous Contracts

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    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 11.58% $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

    2005-2007Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $11,502,600
    Signing Bonus $590,520
    Average Salary $3,834,200
    Free Agent: 2008 / RFA
  • 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
    2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    Est. Earnings (16 seasons) $122,630,373 $590,520 - $123,220,893
    2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    $132,630,373 $590,520 - $133,220,893
    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    16 seasons Player Cash Earnings $122,630,373 $590,520 - $123,220,893
  • 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
  • Transactions

    Jan 15 2020Suspended 1 game for skipping the All-Star Game, forfeiting $51,282 in 2019-20 salary with Washington (WAS)
    Feb 1 2019Suspended 1 game for skipping the All-Star game, forfeiting $51,282 in 2018-19 salary with Washington (WAS)
    Jan 28 2016Suspended 1 game for skipping the All-Star game, forfeiting $51,282 in 2015-16 salary with Washington (WAS)
    Jan 10 2008Signed a 13 year $124 million contract with Washington (WAS)
    Aug 31 2005Signed a 3 year $11.5 million contract with Washington (WAS)
    Jun 24 2004Drafted by Washington (WAS): Round 1 (#1 overall)
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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
     

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     Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
     1999-2000 Dynamo Moskva U16Russia U16 Finals6 1 01 4|        
     2000-2001 Russia U16 (all)International-Jr3 2 13 2|        
      Russia U17EYOF4 0 11 0|        
     2001-2002 Dynamo MoskvaRussia22 2 24 4|Playoffs3 0 00
      Dynamo Moskva-2Russia319 18 826 20|        
      Russia U17WHC-175 12 214 17|        
      Russia U18WJC-188 14 418 0|        
     2002-2003 Dynamo MoskvaRussia40 8 715 28|Playoffs5 0 00
      Russia U18WJC-186 9 413 6|        
      Russia U20WJC-206 6 17 4|        
      Russia U18Hlinka Gretzky Cup- - -- -|        
     2003-2004 Dynamo MoskvaRussia53 13 1124 40|Playoffs3 0 00
      Russia U20WJC-206 5 27 25|        
      RussiaWCup2 1 01 0|        
      RussiaEHT8 4 26 0|        
      RussiaWC6 1 12 0|        
     2004-2005 Dynamo MoskvaRussia37 13 1326 32|Playoffs10 2 46 31 
      Russia U20WJC-206 7 411 4|        
      RussiaEHT5 2 35 4|        
      RussiaWC8 5 38 4|        
     2005-2006 Washington CapitalsNHL81 52 54106 52|        
      Russia OG8 5 05 8|        
      RussiaEHT1 0 11 0|        
      RussiaWC7 6 39 6|        
     2006-2007 Washington CapitalsNHL82 46 4692 52|        
      RussiaWC8 1 23 29|        
     2007-2008 Washington CapitalsNHL82 65 47112 40|Playoffs7 4 59
      RussiaWC9 6 612 8|        
     2008-2009 Washington CapitalsNHL79 56 54110 72|Playoffs14 11 1021
     2009-2010 Washington CapitalsNHL72 50 59109 89|Playoffs7 5 510
      Russia OG4 2 24 2|        
      RussiaWC9 5 16 4|        
      Russia (all)International13 7 310 6|        
     2010-2011 Washington CapitalsNHL79 32 5385 41|Playoffs9 5 510 10 
      RussiaWC5 0 00 4|        
      Russia (all)International5 0 00 4|        
     2011-2012 Washington CapitalsNHL78 38 2765 26|Playoffs14 5 49
      RussiaWC3 2 24 2|        
      Russia (all)International3 2 24 2|        
     2012-2013 Dynamo MoskvaKHL31 19 2140 14|        
      Washington CapitalsNHL48 32 2456 36|Playoffs7 1 12
      RussiaEHT3 1 12 0|        
      RussiaWC1 1 12 0|        
      Russia (all)International4 2 24 0|        
     2013-2014 Washington CapitalsNHL78 51 2879 48|        
      Russia OG5 1 12 0|        
      RussiaEHT3 0 22 2|        
      RussiaWC9 4 711 8|        
      Russia (all)International18 5 1015 10|        
     2014-2015 Washington CapitalsNHL81 53 2881 58|Playoffs14 5 49
      RussiaWC2 1 12 0|        
      Russia (all)International2 1 12 0|        
     2015-2016 Washington CapitalsNHL79 50 2171 53|Playoffs12 5 712
      RussiaWC6 1 12 2|        
      Russia (all)International6 1 12 2|        
     2016-2017 Washington CapitalsNHL82 33 3669 50|Playoffs13 5 38
      RussiaWCup4 1 23 6|        
      Russia (all)International7 2 24 8|        
     2017-2018 Washington CapitalsNHL82 49 3887 32|Playoffs24 15 1227
     2018-2019 Washington CapitalsNHL81 51 3889 40|Playoffs7 4 59 19 
      RussiaWC10 2 13 2|        
      RussiaEHT2 1 34 0|        
      Russia (all)International12 3 47 2|        
     2019-2020 Washington CapitalsNHL68 48 1967 30|Playoffs8 4 15
     2020-2021 Washington CapitalsNHL- - -- -|        

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