Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals
Ovechkin is the best hockey player in the world in 2016. The 10-time established star has at least 32 goals in every one of 10 seasons, including a lockout-shortened year in the season 2012–13. He the five times won the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy, given to the league leading in goals (including three times champ of defending). Alexander Ovechkin possesses undoubtedly the quickest release in the world. He has eight goals in 12 games and 15 points total, so he is on pace for another 50-goal forwards. He’s already got more goals (112) than anyone since the start of the season 2013–2014.