17-10-3
5 - 6
17-12-2

Game Story

Alex Ovechkin took aim with little resistance, and the Washington Capitals staged an improbable comeback. Ovechkin scored four goals, including the equalizer with 32.4 seconds left in regulation, and the Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-5 in a shootout Tuesday night. Washington trailed 3-0 ...

Three Stars

  1. Alex Ovechkin
    G:4
    Pts:4
    +/-:0
    PPP:2
    SOG:6
  2. Nicklas Backstrom
    G:1
    A:4
    Pts:5
    +/-:0
    PPP:3
    SOG:2
  3. Martin St. Louis
    G:1
    A:2
    Pts:3
    +/-:2
    PPP:1
    SOG:6
1 2 3 OT SO Total
TB 3 1 1 0 2 5
Was 1 3 1 0 3 6

Scoring Summary

1st
2:26
Martin St. Louis 13 (power-play) (Assists: Sami Salo 5, Tyler Johnson 9)
TB 1 - WAS 0
10:49
Nikita Kucherov 2 (power-play) (Assists: Teddy Purcell 10, Matthew Carle 11)
TB 2 - WAS 0
11:07
Nate Thompson 3 (Assists: J.T. Brown 2, B.J. Crombeen 4)
TB 3 - WAS 0
14:15
Alex Ovechkin 23 (Assists: Nicklas Backstrom 22)
TB 3 - WAS 1
2nd
6:24
Nicklas Backstrom 7 (power-play) (Assists: Mikhail Grabovski 17, Troy Brouwer 5)
TB 3 - WAS 2
12:41
Tyler Johnson 7 (Assists: Ondrej Palat 6, Martin St. Louis 16)
TB 4 - WAS 2
16:38
Alex Ovechkin 24 (power-play) (Assists: Marcus Johansson 17, Nicklas Backstrom 23)
TB 4 - WAS 3
18:48
Alex Ovechkin 25 (power-play) (Assists: Mike Green 14, Nicklas Backstrom 24)
TB 4 - WAS 4
3rd
8:36
Ondrej Palat 5 (Assists: Tyler Johnson 10, Martin St. Louis 17)
TB 5 - WAS 4
19:27
Alex Ovechkin 26 (Assists: John Carlson 7, Nicklas Backstrom 25)
TB 5 - WAS 5
OT
None
Shootout
Eric Fehr shootout goal
Valtteri Filppula shootout saved
Alex Ovechkin shootout saved
Nikita Kucherov shootout goal
Nicklas Backstrom shootout miss
Martin St. Louis shootout miss
Mikhail Grabovski shootout goal
Teddy Purcell shootout goal
Troy Brouwer shootout goal
Ondrej Palat shootout saved

Penalty Summary

1st
2:14
Mike Green (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Valtteri Filppula
TB 0 - WAS 0
2:14
Mike Green (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Valtteri Filppula
TB 0 - WAS 0
9:07
Mike Green (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Ondrej Palat
TB 1 - WAS 0
11:42
Mike Green (Misconduct - 10 min)
TB 3 - WAS 0
11:42
Mike Green (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Tyler Johnson served by Tom Wilson
TB 3 - WAS 0
18:25
Alex Killorn (Slashing - 2 min) drawn by Troy Brouwer
TB 3 - WAS 1
2nd
4:35
Eric Brewer (Holding - 2 min) drawn by Alex Ovechkin
TB 3 - WAS 1
9:32
Nicklas Backstrom (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Richard Panik
TB 3 - WAS 2
16:31
Richard Panik (Boarding - 5 min) drawn by Karl Alzner
TB 4 - WAS 2
Goaltending

Tampa Bay

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Ben Bishop 31 5 26 .839 65:00

Washington

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Philipp Grubauer 34 2 32 .941 52:47
Braden Holtby 8 3 5 .625 11:07
Skaters

Tampa Bay

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Mark Barberio 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 7:18
Eric Brewer 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 30 22:02
J.T. Brown 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 0% 18 11:02
Matthew Carle 0 1 1 1 0 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 32 28:13
B.J. Crombeen 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 100% 14 8:31
Valtteri Filppula 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 1 0 1 8 10 44% 26 21:44
Radko Gudas 0 0 0 -1 0 2 3 10 1 2 0 0 0 31 28:38
Tyler Johnson 1 2 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 8 11 42% 28 20:50
Alex Killorn 0 0 0 -1 2 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 26 22:20
Nikita Kucherov 1 0 1 -1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 20 14:07
Ondrej Palat 1 1 2 2 0 6 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 29 20:25
Richard Panik 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 5:29
Teddy Purcell 0 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 22 19:50
Sami Salo 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 20:40
Martin St. Louis 1 2 3 2 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0% 27 20:45
Andrej Sustr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 11:36
Matt Taormina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 16 11:33
Nate Thompson 1 0 1 -1 0 2 0 3 0 1 5 12 29% 28 16:08

Washington

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Karl Alzner 0 0 0 -1 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 25 23:13
Nicklas Backstrom 1 4 5 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 15 7 68% 27 21:55
Jay Beagle 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 4 43% 11 8:31
Troy Brouwer 0 1 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 0 5 2 71% 25 23:43
John Carlson 0 1 1 0 0 2 7 2 1 2 0 0 0 31 34:48
Jason Chimera 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 100% 23 16:45
Martin Erat 0 0 0 -1 0 2 2 0 0 2 7 3 70% 22 17:30
Eric Fehr 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 21 18:06
Mikhail Grabovski 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 4 33% 22 18:13
Mike Green 0 1 1 -1 18 2 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 23 17:57
Marcus Johansson 0 1 1 -1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 50% 24 18:36
Steve Oleksy 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 12:40
Dmitry Orlov 0 0 0 -1 0 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 18 18:39
Alex Ovechkin 4 0 4 0 0 6 0 2 0 1 1 0 100% 22 22:52
Nate Schmidt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 14:21
Aaron Volpatti 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 4:32
Joel Ward 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 50% 23 17:34
Tom Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 3:17
Scratches
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay - Victor Hedman, Dana Tyrell
Washington
Washington - Brooks Laich, Alexander Urbom