Alexander Ovechkin is a Russian born hockey star who has a net worth of $80 million. 

Also known simply as "Ovi," Alexander is widely considered one of the best ice hockey players in history.

He currently plays for the Washington Capitals, and he serves as the captain of the team. 

Ovechkin started his career in the Russian Superleague while playing for Dynamo Moscow. After four seasons in Russia, he moved to the NHL.

After being drafted by the Capitals in 2004, he began playing in North America during the 2005-2006 season.

 His first season was tremendous, and the Russian scored 52 goals and 54 assists. Unsurprisingly, he finished as the Rookie of the Year. 

He also has nine Maurice Richard Trophies to his name, which are awarded each year to the NHL's top scorer.

Other honors include the Hart Memorial Trophy, the Lester B. Pearson Award, and First All-Star Team selections.