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Alex Ovechkin scored his first hat trick in more than two years in Thursday night’s 4-3 win over the Minnesota Wild. Here are some fun facts surrounding Ovi's big game.

Jakub Vrana, Travis Boyd and Riley Barber all had big weeks in Hershey. Plus, a note on the NHL trade deadline.

What does it take to impress a rapper with millions of fans around the world? Score a "beast" hat trick like Alex Ovechkin did last night.
Welcome back to the Friday Six-Pack of Questions, where Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will answer tweets about trading for a defenseman, Holtby's relationship with coaches and more.

Alex Ovechkin scored his first hat trick since 2013 to lead the Capitals over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night.