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VIDEO: Alexander Ovechkin Strikes Twice In 12 Seconds

What can you accomplish in a dozen seconds, give or take? Maybe you can commence cooking a favorite meal or dial the phone number of a friend. Alexander Ovechkin, on the other hand, can unleash two quick goals to reverse a 2-1 deficit into a 3-2 lead for the Washington Capitals.

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Head coach Bruce Boudreau slotted Alexander Semin on the top line with Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, as the trio was merciless on the Calgary defense. Washington matched its season-high output with seven goals and their leader erased a slump of one goal in six games.

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While two tallies in such rapid succession would surely be a grand moment for any hockey player, it's just another day at the office for the Russian superstar.