Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 Tuesday night.
The Washington Capitals have acquired Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a fourth round pick, the team announced Saturday.
Anton Khudobin stopped 28 shots to earn his first shutout of the season in the Hurricanes’ 3-0 win over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom and Carolina’s Anton Khudobin had a similar opinion of Backstrom’s winning goal.
Troy Brouwer scored two goals and the Washington Capitals routed the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Thursday night.
Jeff Skinner scored three goals, including the winner in overtime, and Anton Khudobin made 38 saves in his first start in 2½ months Thursday night in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals.
Troy Brouwer had a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals scored three power-play goals in the second period of a 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.
Jeff Skinner had two goals and an assist, Justin Peters stopped 26 shots and the Carolina Hurricanes cruised past the Washington Capitals 4-1 Tuesday night.
The Washington Capitals finished off a month’s worth of role reversal Thursday night, winning their sixth straight and extending the Carolina Hurricanes’ losing streak to seven with a 3-1 victory.
Alex Ovechkin had two goals and an assist, and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 Tuesday night despite allowing three goals to Jiri Tlusty.