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SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

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SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

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SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 09: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 9, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images)

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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 16: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals attempts to shoot against the Nashville Predators during the second period at Verizon Center on March 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 16: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals attempts to shoot against the Nashville Predators during the second period at Verizon Center on March 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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GRAND FORKS, ND - JANUARY 2: Forward Alexander Ovechkin #8 of Russia celebrates his goal against Team USA during the semi-final game of the World Junior Hockey Championship tournament at the Ralph Englestad Arena, on January 2, 2005 in Grand Forks, North Dakota. (Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

GRAND FORKS, ND - JANUARY 2:  Forward Alexander Ovechkin #8 of Russia celebrates his goal against Team USA during the semi-final game of the World Junior Hockey Championship tournament at the Ralph Englestad Arena, on January 2, 2005 in Grand Forks, North Dakota.  (Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)