Ovechkin Returns to Using CCM Hockey Equipment

Posted October 11, 2017

(Caps Outsider)

It was announced today that Caps captain Alex Ovechkin will be using CCM hockey equipment. He had previously been using Bauer for the last several years.

“I started my career with the company and I am excited to be back with CCM! We are going to work together to help me be the best player I can be,” said Alexander Ovechkin. “I am excited to work with everybody in North America and back home in Russia to grow the business for CCM and help more kids play hockey.”

Via the press release:

As part of the partnership, Ovechkin will play a key role in providing valuable feedback and insight to CCM that will help the leading manufacturer continue to push the boundaries of technology and innovation in its products. As a CCM-affiliated athlete, Ovechkin will play and train in CCM hockey equipment, participate in the brand’s many community-based initiatives and be featured in product marketing campaigns throughout the year in North America and Russia.