This is Ovechkin's second time as the cover athlete.

Alex Ovechkin has been revealed as the cover athlete for NHL 21. This reveal came at the same time that EA Sports announced that NHL 21 is coming to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 16. This marks the second time that Ovechkin was the cover athlete for an NHL title.

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