Ovechkin’s Stick Catches on Fire after 50th Goal

ovechkin en fuego 277x300Alex Ovechkin scored his 50th goal (of the season, not in one night, that would be some kind of record) on Thursday evening and celebrated by dropping his “too hot to handle” stick to the ice. Ovechkin is the best player, and biggest star in the league. Despite what many may say about this celebration, it was a one time thing that he did for his 50th goal, and to spite Don Cherry. He doesn’t make a regular habit of scripting celebrations, and for anyone in the NHL to criticize him is just a little bit silly. Ovechkin makes hockey relevant again, and his personality and star quality is what you need more of in the league, not less. Head over to Capitals Outsider to see two videos of Alex Ovechkin : En Fuego.

Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.
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