Ovechkin shares photo of him hanging out with head of Putin's Youth Army

In case there was any confusion about where Ovechkin stands on things.


Hockey fans have been critical of Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin for his lack of condemnation for Russia's invasion of Ukraine. And well... this next photo won't help matters.

Check out Ovechkin chilling with Olympic gymnast Nikita Nagorny, head of Vladimir Putin's Youth Army:

I can already hear the Capitals' PR staff scrambling all the way across the Atlantic...