NHL hat tricks-FRI1214

ON THIS POST:

  • Alex Ovechkin hat tricks

  • Active, career leaders

  • Single-season hat tricks

  • Career goal scoring

  • Ovechkin career scoring stats


Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Alex Ovechkin

Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Alex Ovechkin

21

Career hat tricks for

Alex Ovechkin after 3 goals

Dec. 11 against Detroit

21-0

Capitals have never lost

when Ovechkin scores

3 goals or more

1

Playoff hat trick

for Ovechkin on May 4, 2009

in 4-3 win over Pittsburgh

OVECHKIN'S HAT TRICKS
NO DATE OPP G RES
1 1-13-06 @ ANA 3 3-2
2 12-15-06 @ ATL 3 3-2
3 12-29-07 @ OTT 4 8-6
4 1-31-08 MTL 4 5-4
5 3-3-08 BOS 3 10-2
6 11-26-08 ATL 3 5-3
7 2-1-09 OTT 3 7-4
8 2-15-09 @ FLA 3 4-2
9 2-7-10 PIT 3 5-4
10 1-22-11 @ TOR 3 4-1
11 2-23-13 NJ 3 5-1
12 4-6-13 @ FLA 3 4-3
13 12-10-13 TBL 4 6-5
14 2-22-16 @ MIN 3 4-3
15 4-9-16 @ STL 3 5-1
16 11-23-16 STL 3 4-3
17 3-28-17 @ MIN 3 5-4
18 10-5-17 @ OTT 3 5-4
19 10-7-17 MTL 4 6-1
20 11-25-17 @ TOR 3 4-2
21 12-11-18 DET 3 6-2
*-playoffs

12

Ovechkin is active career

leader and is 1 hat trick

from 11th on all-time list

ACTIVE HAT TRICK LEADERS
NO PLAYER TM 1ST YR
21 Alex Ovechkin WSH 2005-06
14 Eric Staal MIN 2003-04
13 Ilya Kovalchuk LA 2001-02
12 Evgeni Malkin PIT 2006-07
11 Sidney Crosby PIT 2005-06
11 Thomas Vanek LA 2005-06
9 John Tavares TOR 2009-10
9 Steven Stamkos TB 2008-09
8 Tyler Seguin DAL 2010-11
7 Jason Spezza DAL 2002-03
7 Patrik Laine WPG 2016-17

15

Players with 20 or more

hat tricks in their career

ALL-TIME HAT TRICK LEADERS
RK PLAYER YEARS NO
1 Wayne Gretzky 1979-99 50
2 Mario Lemieux 1984-06 40
3 Mike Bossy 1977-87 39
4 Brett Hull 1986-06 33
5 Phil Esposito 1963-81 32
6 Marcel Dionne 1971-89 28
6 Bobby Hull 1957-80 28
8 Maurice Richard 1942-60 26
9 Cy Denneny 1917-29 25
10 Jari Kurri 1980-98 23
11 Teemu Selanne 1992-14 22
12 Alex Ovechkin 2005-19 21
12 Rick Martin 1971-82 21
12 Glenn Anderson 1980-96 21
15 Pavel Bure 1991-03 20
15 Darryl Sittler 1970-85 20
17 Dino Ciccarelli 1980-99 19
17 Mark Messier 1979-04 19
17 Gordie Howe 1946-80 19
17 Peter Bondra 1990-07 19

10

Hat tricks Wayne Gretzky

had in a season — twice

SINGLE-SEASON HAT TRICKS
NO PLAYER SEASON
10 Wayne Gretzky 1981-82
10 Wayne Gretzky 1983-84
9 Mike Bossy 1980-81
9 Mario Lemieux 1988-89
8 Brett Hull 1991-92
7 Cy Denneny 1917-18
7 Joe Malone 1917-18
7 Phil Esposito 1970-71
7 Rick Martin 1975-76
7 Alexander Mogilny 1992-93

15

Ovechkin’s rank on all-time

scoring list with 632 goals

ALL-TIME GOALS SCORED
G PLAYER SEASON
894 Wayne Gretzky 1979-99
801 Gordie Howe 1946-80
766 Jaromir Jagr 1990-18
741 Brett Hull 1986-06
731 Marcel Dionne 1971-89
717 Phil Esposito 1963-81
708 Mike Gartner 1979-98
694 Mark Messier 1979-04
692 Steve Yzerman 1983-06
690 Mario Lemieux 1984-06
684 Teemu Selanne 1992-14
668 Luc Robitaille 1986-06
656 Brendan Shanahan 1987-09
640 Dave Andreychuk 1982-06
632 Alex Ovechkin 2005-19

Breaking down Ovechkin's goals


7

Times Ovechkin has scored

50-plus goals in a season

OVECHKIN CAREER SCORING
SEASON GP G A PTS +/-
2005-06 81 52 54 106 2
2006-07 82 46 46 92 -19
2007-08 82 65 47 112 28
2008-09 79 56 54 110 8
2009-10 72 50 59 109 45
2010-11 79 32 53 85 24
2011-12 78 38 27 65 -8
2012-13 48 32 24 56 2
2013-14 78 51 28 79 -35
2014-15 81 53 28 81 10
2015-16 79 50 21 71 21
2016-17 82 33 36 69 6
2017-18 82 49 38 87 3
2018-19 30 25 14 39 12
CAREER 1033 632 529 1161 99

Source: nhl.com; hockey-reference.com