Video: Hull, Gretzky, Capitals honor Ovechkin for 500th goal

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You can’t blame the Washington Capitals – or the hockey world – for ignoring Alex Ovechkin‘s outstanding accomplishment of reaching 500 goals (and counting).

As you can see from the video above, all-time greats tipped their caps to the Caps’ icon for going 500-plus.

Good stuff, right?

Speaking of all-time greats, let’s wonder: can Ovechkin end up passing Wayne Gretzky and setting a new all-time mark for goals? Read all about it on CSNMidAtlantic.com.

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Either way, passing 500 goals at age 30 is the sort of thing that leaves the rest of us wondering what we’re doing (or have done) with our lives …

… But at least we’ve been able to watch No. 8.

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