Cold War

Ten years into one of hockey's greatest debates, we take a look at Crosby vs. Ovechkin by the numbers.

Select a year

Sidney Crosby

Alex Ovechkin

2005-2006

2006-2007

2007-2008

2008-2009

2009-2010

2010-2011

2011-2012

2012-2013

2013-2014

2014-2015

Comparing their best seasons

Let's take a look at the best seasons of their careers, side by side.

2006-2007

Crosby

120 points

December

Best Month

26 points

Crosby's points per month scored over the '06/07 season

Goals vs Assists

36 Goals

84 Assists

2007-2008

Ovechkin

112 points

March

Best Month

26 points

Ovechkin's points per month scored over the '07/08 season

Goals vs Assists

65 Goals

47 Assists

NHL Awards and Honours

Points Per Season

AVG

Points per season

85.3

AVG

Points per season

89.5