In the next game of the regular season NHL game, the Washington Capitals won a victory over the Edmonton Oilers – 4: 2.
Already after the starting six minutes, the hosts led 2-0 – distinguished themselves Jakub Vrana and Devante Smith-Pelli. Connor McDavid in the middle of the first period, one was played. The second game segment also ended with a score of 2: 1 – on goals TJ Oshi and Alexandra Ovechkina accurate throw answered Leon Dreizeitl.
Ovechkin scored the 11th goal of the season, earned two penalty minutes, threw three shots on target, made three power moves in 19 minutes and 52 seconds on the ice. In asset Evgeniya Kuznetsova Assist, one shot, three power reception and 19.07. Dmitry Orlov played 21.50.
“Washington” interrupted a two-match series of defeats, scored 15 points and climbed to eighth place in the Eastern Conference standings. "Edmonton" (17) – the sixth in the West.