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Team 1 2 3
PIT 0 0 0
WAS 1 1 2
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25-14-9

Game Story

Alex Ovechkin scored goals. Sidney Crosby lost faceoffs. Ovechkin netted twice to take the NHL lead in goals, and Crosby struggled mightily in his return from his latest injury as the Washington Capitals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday...

Three Stars

  1. Braden Holtby
    W:1
    GAA:0.00
    SV%:1.000
    SO:1
  2. Alex Ovechkin
    G:2
    Pts:2
    +/-:1
    PPP:1
    SOG:5
  3. Nicklas Backstrom
    A:2
    Pts:2
    +/-:1
    PPP:1
    SOG:5

Penalty Box

Scoring Summary

1st
4:50
Alex Ovechkin 28 (Assists: Karl Alzner 9, Nicklas Backstrom 34)
PIT 0 - WAS 1
2nd
17:19
Alex Ovechkin 29 (power-play) (Assists: Mike Green 24, Nicklas Backstrom 35)
PIT 0 - WAS 2
3rd
11:02
Eric Fehr 15 (Assists: Brooks Laich 7, Brooks Orpik 10)
PIT 0 - WAS 3
12:24
Mike Green 5 (Assists: Evgeny Kuznetsov 13, Marcus Johansson 16)
PIT 0 - WAS 4

Penalty Summary

1st
7:35
John Carlson (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by David Perron
PIT 0 - WAS 1
13:14
Tom Wilson (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Zach Sill
PIT 0 - WAS 1
13:14
Zach Sill (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Tom Wilson
PIT 0 - WAS 1
2nd
8:15
Jack Hillen (Slashing - 2 min) drawn by Maxim Lapierre
PIT 0 - WAS 1
12:51
David Perron (Interference on the Goaltender - 2 min) drawn by Braden Holtby
PIT 0 - WAS 1
15:40
Robert Bortuzzo (Interference - 2 min) drawn by Joel Ward
PIT 0 - WAS 1
3rd
10:41
Steve Downie (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Michael Latta
PIT 0 - WAS 2
10:41
Michael Latta (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Steve Downie
PIT 0 - WAS 2
10:41
Steve Downie (Unsportsmanlike Conduct (Abuse of Officials) - 10 min)
PIT 0 - WAS 2
14:03
Zach Sill (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Alex Ovechkin
PIT 0 - WAS 4
14:03
Alex Ovechkin (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Zach Sill
PIT 0 - WAS 4
14:03
Alex Ovechkin (Holding - 2 min) drawn by Christian Ehrhoff served by Marcus Johansson
PIT 0 - WAS 4
15:26
Chris Kunitz (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Jason Chimera
PIT 0 - WAS 4
18:15
Joel Ward (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Simon Despres
PIT 0 - WAS 4
19:01
Troy Brouwer (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by David Perron
PIT 0 - WAS 4
19:01
David Perron (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Troy Brouwer
PIT 0 - WAS 4
19:01
David Perron (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Troy Brouwer served by Beau Bennett
PIT 0 - WAS 4

Goaltending

Pittsburgh

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Marc-Andre Fleury 36 4 32 .889 59:41

Washington

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Braden Holtby 27 0 27 1.000 59:39

Skaters

Pittsburgh

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Craig Adams 0 0 0 -2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 17 9:41
Beau Bennett 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 15:02
Robert Bortuzzo 0 0 0 -1 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 23 18:39
Sidney Crosby 0 0 0 -1 0 3 0 0 0 1 7 17 29% 24 19:42
Simon Despres 0 0 0 -2 0 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 22 17:32
Steve Downie 0 0 0 0 15 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 9:57
Andrew Ebbett 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 5 38% 16 9:09
Christian Ehrhoff 0 0 0 -1 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 25 21:21
Patric Hornqvist 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 23 16:01
Chris Kunitz 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 23 17:41
Maxim Lapierre 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 2 0 0 4 7 36% 19 14:15
Kris Letang 0 0 0 -1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 29 23:06
Paul Martin 0 0 0 -1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 22:07
David Perron 0 0 0 -1 6 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 24 21:00
Rob Scuderi 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 22 17:15
Zach Sill 0 0 0 -2 7 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 14 8:38
Nick Spaling 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0% 23 15:56
Brandon Sutter 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 10 9 53% 24 16:39

Washington

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Karl Alzner 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 26 18:43
Nicklas Backstrom 0 2 2 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 12 6 67% 24 17:52
Jay Beagle 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 100% 21 13:15
Troy Brouwer 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 3 0 0 2 5 29% 22 17:50
John Carlson 0 0 0 1 2 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 30 21:12
Jason Chimera 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 33% 17 11:44
Eric Fehr 1 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 1 1 17 5 77% 25 16:59
Mike Green 1 1 2 1 0 6 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 22 18:49
Jack Hillen 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 18 12:55
Marcus Johansson 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 15:02
Evgeny Kuznetsov 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 25% 16 13:13
Brooks Laich 0 1 1 1 0 4 4 2 0 1 0 1 0% 26 16:54
Michael Latta 0 0 0 0 5 1 1 1 1 1 5 1 83% 13 8:13
Matt Niskanen 0 0 0 1 0 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 30 22:16
Brooks Orpik 0 1 1 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 30 22:55
Alex Ovechkin 2 0 2 1 4 5 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 21 17:03
Joel Ward 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0% 23 18:27
Tom Wilson 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 13 9:14
Scratches
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh - Mark Arcobello, Scott Harrington
Washington
Washington - Andre Burakovsky, Cameron Schilling