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Game Story

The Washington Capitals scored early and late in regulation before turning toward goaltender Braden Holtby, who sealed a satisfying comeback victory. Holtby had 33 saves, then blanked the Minnesota in a shootout as Washington beat the Wild 3-2 to extend its winning streak to four games. After...

Three Stars

  1. Braden Holtby
    W:1
    GAA:1.85
    SV:33
    SV%:.943
  2. Marcus Johansson
    G:1
    A:1
    Pts:2
    +/-:1
    PPP:1
    SOG:3
  3. Mikael Granlund
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:1
    PPP:0
    SOG:5
1 2 3 OT SO Total
Min 1 1 0 0 0 2
Was 1 0 1 0 1 3
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Scoring Summary

1st
8:10
Alex Ovechkin 13 (power-play) (Assists: Nicklas Backstrom 15, Marcus Johansson 12)
MIN 0 - WAS 1
17:51
Charlie Coyle 1 (power-play) (Assists: Zach Parise 7, Mikko Koivu 10)
MIN 1 - WAS 1
2nd
6:07
Mikael Granlund 2 (Assists: Jason Pominville 3, Nino Niederreiter 7)
MIN 2 - WAS 1
3rd
16:52
Marcus Johansson 2 (Assists: Tom Wilson 2, Brooks Laich 1)
MIN 2 - WAS 2
OT
None
Shootout
Mikhail Grabovski shootout miss
Jason Pominville shootout saved
Alex Ovechkin shootout miss
Mikko Koivu shootout miss
Nicklas Backstrom shootout goal
Charlie Coyle shootout saved

Penalty Summary

1st
2:39
Aaron Volpatti (Boarding - 2 min) drawn by Clayton Stoner
MIN 0 - WAS 0
7:51
Nate Prosser (Cross-Checking - 2 min) drawn by Marcus Johansson
MIN 0 - WAS 0
9:51
Justin Fontaine (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Alex Ovechkin
MIN 0 - WAS 1
17:31
Mike Green (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by Torrey Mitchell
MIN 0 - WAS 1
3rd
12:53
Matt Cooke (Slashing - 2 min) drawn by Steve Oleksy
MIN 2 - WAS 1
19:02
Martin Erat (Interference - 2 min) drawn by Jason Pominville
MIN 2 - WAS 2

Goaltending

Minnesota

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Josh Harding 27 2 25 .926 65:00

Washington

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Braden Holtby 35 2 33 .943 65:00

Skaters

Minnesota

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Jonas Brodin 0 0 0 -1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 37 29:16
Kyle Brodziak 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 10 3 77% 26 16:38
Matt Cooke 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 22 14:00
Charlie Coyle 1 0 1 -1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0% 25 19:01
Justin Fontaine 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 17 12:55
Mikael Granlund 1 0 1 1 0 5 0 2 1 0 3 5 38% 24 18:13
Dany Heatley 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 12:25
Mikko Koivu 0 1 1 -1 0 4 0 2 1 0 14 13 52% 28 23:17
Zenon Konopka 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 75% 14 7:27
Torrey Mitchell 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 8:26
Nino Niederreiter 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 17 12:57
Zach Parise 0 1 1 -1 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 23:52
Jason Pominville 0 1 1 1 0 6 1 1 0 0 1 1 50% 24 19:55
Nate Prosser 0 0 0 -1 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 21 14:07
Marco Scandella 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 37 21:36
Jared Spurgeon 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 34 22:30
Clayton Stoner 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2:15
Ryan Suter 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 46 36:51

Washington

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Karl Alzner 0 0 0 -1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 27 24:08
Nicklas Backstrom 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 7 8 47% 25 22:17
Troy Brouwer 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 2 8 20% 25 19:58
John Carlson 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 25:39
Jason Chimera 0 0 0 -1 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 100% 21 16:51
Martin Erat 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 100% 24 15:55
Mikhail Grabovski 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 0 0 0 7 6 54% 20 17:15
Mike Green 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 23 25:40
Marcus Johansson 1 1 2 1 0 3 0 3 1 2 1 8 11% 22 19:06
Brooks Laich 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 60% 25 20:19
Michael Latta 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 1 75% 10 5:30
Steve Oleksy 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 20 13:01
Alex Ovechkin 1 0 1 0 0 5 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 25 24:28
Nate Schmidt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 20 23:53
Alexander Urbom 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 20 13:05
Aaron Volpatti 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 5:40
Joel Ward 0 0 0 -1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0% 21 16:25
Tom Wilson 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 6:30
Scratches
Minnesota
Minnesota - Keith Ballard, Matt Dumba
Washington
Washington - Jay Beagle, Eric Fehr, Dmitry Orlov