Washington went 3-1 this previous week with wins against the Arizona Coyotes, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Edmonton Oilers.
Ovechkin power play goal vs. Coyotes
Ovechkin set up and ripped a one-timer goal to tie the game at two.
Carlson GWG in overtime vs. Coyotes
Oshie’s effort to force a turnover allowed all three OT players to set up a play that ended up on Carlson’s stick. He then fired the puck into the net.
Ovechkin’s lone goal vs. Sabres
Really the only bright spot in the 3-1 loss against the Sabres was Ovechkin’s 13th goal of the season.
Oshie’s PPG deflection goal vs. Penguins
Carlson fires a wrist shot on net that hits Oshie’s stick and deflects into the net, giving the Capitals the lead in the 2nd period.
Holtby breakaway save vs. Penguins
Holtby flashes the leather on a short breakaway by Greg McKegg to keep the Capitals in front.