“Maybe he’s jealous of Russia”

Posted March 1, 2009

Tarik El-Bashir reached out to Alex Ovechkin for a comment on Don Cherry this evening. As always, Alex obliged with this gem, “Maybe he’s jealous of Russia.” Ovechkin was referring to comments made by Don Cherry yesterday criticizing Alex Ovechkin’s goal celebrations. Here is the clip via On Frozen Blog:

See Capitals Insider for the rest of Alex’s response, as well as a response from Bruce Boudreau.