Washington 6, Montreal 5, OT
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    1 2 3 OT Total
Montreal 2 2 1 0 5 Final 
Washington 1 1 3 1 6 OT 
 Latest Plays  
MON - 0:00, T. Plekanec won faceoff against N. Backstrom
WAS - 0:31, N. Backstrom goal (M. Knuble, T. Poti)
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Montreal1:00, Brian Gionta 1 (Scott Gomez) 
 Montreal7:58, Andrei Kostitsyn 1 (unassisted) 
 Washington10:21, Eric Fehr 1 (Tomas Fleischmann) 
 2nd Period
 Montreal11:06, Andrei Kostitsyn 2 (Michael Cammalleri, Tomas Plekanec) 
 Montreal17:44, Andrei Kostitsyn 3 (power play) (Jaroslav Spacek, Michael Cammalleri) 
 Washington18:23, Nicklas Backstrom 2 (Joe Corvo, Alex Ovechkin) 
 3rd Period
 Washington2:56, Alex Ovechkin 1 (Matt Bradley, John Carlson) 
 Washington9:47, Nicklas Backstrom 3 (Alex Ovechkin, Jeff Schultz) 
 Montreal14:54, Tomas Plekanec 2 (Michael Cammalleri, Andrei Kostitsyn) 
 Washington18:39, John Carlson 1 (Nicklas Backstrom, Alex Ovechkin) 
 OT Period
 Washington0:31, Nicklas Backstrom 4 (Mike Knuble, Tom Poti) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Montreal 8 10 6 0 24   24 32   1
  Washington 13 10 13 1 37   32 24   0
 Montreal
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  J. Halak  37   31 
 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  M. Bergeron  18:42 0 0 -1 1
  M. Cammalleri  16:33 0 3 0 2
  M. Darche  07:46 0 0 -1 0
  H. Gill  18:29 0 0 +1 1
  B. Gionta  20:57 1 0 0 2
  S. Gomez  17:18 0 1 0 2
  J. Gorges  20:52 0 0 +1 1
  R. Hamrlik  21:14 0 0 -3 1
  S. Kostitsyn  09:05 0 0 -1 0
  A. Kostitsyn  15:46 3 1 0 5
  M. Lapierre  10:48 0 0 -1 2
  A. Markov  22:23 0 0 0 2
  T. Moen  13:38 0 0 -1 1
  D. Moore  15:31 0 0 -1 0
  T. Plekanec  19:16 1 1 0 1
  B. Pouliot  17:49 0 0 0 3
  T. Pyatt  11:01 0 0 -1 0
  J. Spacek  19:27 0 1 -2 0
 
 Washington
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  J. Theodore  2  
  S. Varlamov  22   19 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  N. Backstrom  19:33 3 1 +3 6
  E. Belanger  13:41 0 0 -1 1
  M. Bradley  10:27 0 1 0 1
  J. Carlson  17:02 1 1 +2 3
  J. Chimera  11:23 0 0 -1 4
  J. Corvo  16:31 0 1 +1 1
  E. Fehr  13:17 1 0 +1 3
  T. Fleischmann  15:18 0 1 +1 1
  M. Green  25:39 0 0 0 1
  M. Knuble  18:47 0 1 +1 1
  B. Laich  18:01 0 0 -1 2
  B. Morrison  12:33 0 0 -1 0
  S. Morrisonn  15:30 0 0 +1 0
  A. Ovechkin  20:22 1 3 +3 6
  T. Poti  19:02 0 1 +1 1
  J. Schultz  21:41 0 1 -1 1
  A. Semin  19:21 0 0 0 5
  D. Steckel  08:51 0 0 +1 0
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 None
 2nd Period
 Washington tripping - 2 min 0:37, E. Belanger
 Washington tripping - 2 min 16:08, B. Laich
 Montreal slashing - 2 min 19:39, M. Cammalleri
 3rd Period
 Montreal fighting - 5 min 3:30, S. Gomez
 Washington fighting - 5 min 3:30, T. Poti
 Washington tripping - 2 min 4:13, A. Semin
 Montreal interference - 2 min 11:27, H. Gill
 Montreal tripping - 2 min 15:17, B. Pouliot
 OT Period
 None

Updated on Saturday, Apr 17, 2010 10:45 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
N. Backstrom
Nicklas Backstrom
Capitals - C
Goals: 3
Assists: 1
A. Kostitsyn
Andrei Kostitsyn
Canadiens - LW
Goals: 3
Assists: 1
A. Ovechkin
Alex Ovechkin
Capitals - LW
Goals: 1
Assists: 3
 Series at a Glance
Montreal Canadiens vs. Washington Capitals
Canadiens win series 4-3
Game 1: at WAS
MON 3, WAS 2 - Final OT
Recap | Box Score
Game 2: at WAS
WAS 6, MON 5 - Final OT
Recap | Box Score
Game 3: at MON
WAS 5, MON 1 - Final
Recap | Box Score
Game 4: at MON
WAS 6, MON 3 - Final
Recap | Box Score
Game 5: at WAS
MON 2, WAS 1 - Final
Recap | Box Score
Game 6: at MON
MON 4, WAS 1 - Final
Recap | Box Score
Game 7: at WAS
MON 2, WAS 1 - Final
Recap | Box Score
Series Breakdown
 NHL Box Scores
Sat Apr 17, 2010
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Buffalo 3
Final

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Washington 6
Final OT

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Vancouver 2
Final OT