Ovie’s 400th puts him with NHL’s best ever

Alex Ovechkin stands with some of the game’s all-time greatest snipers with his empty-net goal Friday.

Alex Ovechkin scored career NHL goal No. 400 in Game 634 to finish off a 4-2 win for the Washington Capitals over the Carolina Hurricanes.

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He’s the sixth fastest player to reach 400 behind only Wayne Gretzky, Mike Bossy, Mario Lemieux, Brett Hill and Jari Kurri.