MOSCOW, Mar 5 National Hockey League (NHL) Club General Manager” Washington Capitals” Brian McLellan said that the club has strengthened the security of striker Alexander Ovechkin. “People are losing their temper. This is a difficult situation for Russian players and their families. It's hard for the families of the players here and it's hard at home,” McLellan quotes NBC Sports. The general manager noted that increased security is part of Ovechkin's support. Earlier, Ovechkin made a public statement in which he expressed hope for a speedy end to the conflict in Ukraine.