4-1-2
3 -
Team 1 2 3
WAS 1 1 1
CGY 1 0 0
1
5-4-1

Game Story

Dropped to the fourth line by Barry Trotz, Joel Ward responded just as the Washington Capitals coach knew he would. Ward scored two goals - including the game-winner - to lead the Capitals to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night.

Three Stars

  1. Joel Ward
    G:2
    Pts:2
    +/-:1
    PPP:1
    SOG:4
  2. Mike Green
    #25, Detroit
    +/-:0
    PPP:0
    SOG:4
  3. Nicklas Backstrom
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:1
    PPP:0
    SOG:3

Penalty Box

Scoring Summary

1st
11:17
Joel WardDFP
3 (power-play) (Unassisted)
WAS 1 - CGY 0
19:50
Dennis WidemanDFP
5 (power-play) (Assists:
Kris RussellDFP
6,
Jiri HudlerDFP
5)
WAS 1 - CGY 1
2nd
5:41
Joel WardDFP
4 (Assists:
Michael LattaDFP
1,
Brooks OrpikDFP
3)
WAS 2 - CGY 1
3rd
0:41
Nicklas BackstromDFP
2 (Assists:
Karl AlznerDFP
2,
Matt NiskanenDFP
3)
WAS 3 - CGY 1

Penalty Summary

1st
10:48
Joe ColborneDFP
(Tripping - 2 min) drawn by
Alex OvechkinDFP
WAS 0 - CGY 0
18:19
Troy BrouwerDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Matt StajanDFP
WAS 1 - CGY 0
2nd
10:27
Brooks OrpikDFP
(Tripping - 2 min) drawn by
Mason RaymondDFP
WAS 2 - CGY 1
17:48
Brooks OrpikDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Brandon BolligDFP
served by
Liam O'BrienDFP
WAS 2 - CGY 1
17:48
Brandon BolligDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Brooks OrpikDFP
WAS 2 - CGY 1
3rd
10:47
Brandon BolligDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Jason ChimeraDFP
served by
Johnny GaudreauDFP
WAS 3 - CGY 1
10:47
Brandon BolligDFP
(Misconduct - 10 min)
WAS 3 - CGY 1
11:59
Troy BrouwerDFP
(Slashing - 2 min) drawn by
Paul ByronDFP
WAS 3 - CGY 1
13:37
T.J. BrodieDFP
(Slashing - 2 min) drawn by
Eric FehrDFP
WAS 3 - CGY 1
13:37
Eric FehrDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Curtis GlencrossDFP
WAS 3 - CGY 1
13:37
Curtis GlencrossDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Eric FehrDFP
WAS 3 - CGY 1
13:37
Curtis GlencrossDFP
(Misconduct - 10 min)
WAS 3 - CGY 1

Goaltenders

Washington

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Braden HoltbyDFP
21 1 20 .952 60:00

Calgary

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Karri RamoDFP
30 3 27 .900 57:11

Skaters

Washington

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Karl AlznerDFP
0 1 1 1 0 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 22 17:41
Nicklas BackstromDFP
1 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 15 8 65% 25 19:58
Jay BeagleDFP
0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 33% 17 12:26
Troy BrouwerDFP
0 0 0 0 4 1 1 4 0 0 1 2 33% 19 16:48
Andre BurakovskyDFP
0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 3 4 43% 17 13:50
John CarlsonDFP
0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 25 22:52
Jason ChimeraDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 100% 21 14:28
Eric FehrDFP
0 0 0 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 2 0% 24 16:41
Mike GreenDFP
0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 22 19:32
Marcus JohanssonDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 100% 16 13:29
Evgeny KuznetsovDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 4 43% 16 12:12
Michael LattaDFP
0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 5 5 50% 16 10:17
Matt NiskanenDFP
0 1 1 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 25 21:20
Liam O'BrienDFP
0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 14 9:45
Brooks OrpikDFP
0 1 1 1 4 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 25 21:58
Alex OvechkinDFP
0 0 0 1 0 1 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 21 17:37
Nate SchmidtDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 19 15:15
Joel WardDFP
2 0 2 1 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 0% 23 16:20

Calgary

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Mikael BacklundDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 3 0 0 0 0 5 6 46% 23 14:17
Brandon BolligDFP
0 0 0 -1 14 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 16 7:33
Lance BoumaDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 1 0% 16 8:47
T.J. BrodieDFP
0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 29 23:24
Paul ByronDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 1 0% 23 13:19
Joe ColborneDFP
0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 40% 23 19:58
Deryk EngellandDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 18 12:59
Johnny GaudreauDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 21 17:05
Mark GiordanoDFP
0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 30 23:02
Curtis GlencrossDFP
0 0 0 -1 12 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 21 13:52
Jiri HudlerDFP
0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 23 18:34
Josh JoorisDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0% 17 9:00
Sean MonahanDFP
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 9 9 50% 23 20:08
Mason RaymondDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 20:39
Kris RussellDFP
0 1 1 -1 0 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 34 25:00
Ladislav SmidDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 16 12:03
Matt StajanDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 0 1 0 2 2 12 9 57% 22 12:49
Dennis WidemanDFP
1 0 1 -1 0 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 33 23:51
Scratches
Washington
Washington - Chris Brown, Jack Hillen, Brooks Laich
Calgary
Calgary - Raphael Diaz, Brian McGrattan, Devin Setoguchi