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Ovechkin tops NHL All-Stars, earning 6th selection

Updated: July 3, 2013, 1:50 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Alex Ovechkin is an NHL first-team All-Star for the sixth time, but his first as a right wing.

The Washington Capitals star is the second player to make the team at multiple positions, joining Hockey Hall of Famer Mark Messier, a four-time selection -- twice at left wing and twice at center.

Ovechkin, a five-time choice at left wing, had 32 goals in 48 games -- including 23 in the final 23 -- and earned his third Hart Trophy as MVP.

Despite playing only four of 48 ...

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