Washington 3, New Jersey 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
New Jersey 1 0 1 2 Final 
Washington 1 2 0 3  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 New Jersey5:56, John Madden 8 (Brian Gionta, Dainius Zubrus) 
 Washington8:44, Nicklas Backstrom 4 (power play) (Viktor Kozlov, Tom Poti) 
 2nd Period
 Washington0:53, Jeff Schultz 3 (Alexander Ovechkin, John Erskine) 
 Washington18:08, Quintin Laing 1 (John Erskine, Matt Bradley) 
 3rd Period
 New Jersey2:18, David Clarkson 4 (Rod Pelley) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  New Jersey 11 2 9 22   26 29   0
  Washington 9 10 5 24   29 26   1
 New Jersey
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  K. Weekes  24   21 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  A. Asham  04:50 0 0 0 0
  S. Brookbank  11:18 0 0 0 1
  S. Brylin  12:42 0 0 -2 0
  D. Clarkson  14:08 1 0 -1 1
  P. Elias  19:02 0 0 0 0
  B. Gionta  21:32 0 1 +1 4
  A. Greene  18:19 0 0 -1 0
  J. Langenbrunner  20:28 0 0 0 3
  J. Madden  18:11 1 0 0 4
  P. Martin  22:23 0 0 +1 0
  M. Mottau  16:44 0 0 +1 0
  Z. Parise  21:34 0 0 0 2
  R. Pelley  09:31 0 1 +1 0
  K. Rachunek  18:07 0 0 0 2
  V. Vishnevski  13:27 0 0 0 1
  C. White  16:23 0 0 -1 0
  T. Zajac  20:17 0 0 0 2
  D. Zubrus  16:50 0 1 +1 2
 
 Washington
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  O. Kolzig  22   20 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  N. Backstrom  22:17 1 0 +1 2
  M. Bradley  08:11 0 1 +1 0
  D. Brashear  09:12 0 0 -1 1
  J. Erskine  13:27 0 2 0 2
  T. Fleischmann  10:40 0 0 -1 3
  M. Green  24:42 0 0 0 1
  M. Jurcina  17:27 0 0 0 1
  V. Kozlov  14:41 0 1 -1 4
  B. Laich  15:25 0 0 -1 1
  Q. Laing  11:46 1 0 +1 2
  S. Morrisonn  21:54 0 0 0 0
  J. Motzko  10:05 0 0 -1 1
  A. Ovechkin  24:03 0 1 +1 1
  M. Pettinger  19:50 0 0 +1 3
  T. Poti  24:47 0 1 0 0
  J. Schultz  14:33 1 0 0 1
  A. Semin  17:36 0 0 -1 1
  D. Steckel  13:24 0 0 +1 0
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Washington hooking - 2 min 0:51, A. Semin
 New Jersey tripping - 2 min 7:32, K. Rachunek
 New Jersey fighting - 5 min 9:35, S. Brookbank
 Washington fighting - 5 min 9:35, M. Bradley
 Washington hooking - 2 min 14:52, M. Green
 2nd Period
 New Jersey tripping - 2 min 2:40, C. White
 3rd Period
 Washington cross check - 2 min 7:21, S. Morrisonn
 New Jersey slashing - 2 min 8:16, P. Martin

Updated on Monday, Dec 10, 2007 10:52 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
N. Backstrom
N. Backstrom
Capitals - C
Goals: 1
Assists: 0
J. Madden
J. Madden
Devils - C
Goals: 1
Assists: 0
Q. Laing
Q. Laing
Capitals - LW
Goals: 1
Assists: 0