Alex Ovechkin on the Today Show; Talks About the Upcoming Sochi Olympics

Washington Capital’s forward Alex Ovechkin sat down with the Today Show’s Carson Daly to talk about the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Ovi talked about his mom (a former Olympian), his thoughts on the safety concerns for tourists traveling to Russia, as well as how he feels about being part of Team Russia.  We also get a peek at his fiance, Russian tennis pro Maria Kirilenko.

Take a look at the footage here:

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