Ovi welcomes first child

Josh Luckenbaugh
August 18, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Alexander_Ovechkin

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Hart Trophy winner, Stanley Cup champion, Conn Smythe recipient and now, father. 

Alex Ovechkin announced on Instagram Saturday that his wife Nastya has given birth to a son, Sergei Aleksandrovich Ovechkin. 

18.08.2018....❤️спасибо тебе моя девочка за самый прекрасный день в жизни !!!@nastyashubskaya ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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It was revealed after the Capitals defeated the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Final that the Ovechkins were expecting their first child. Sergei is named after Alex Ovechkin's late brother, who died of a blood clot when Alex was 10

Similar to his father, Sergei appears to like the number eight: the newest Ovechkin arrived on 8/18/2018. 

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