Daily Washongton Capitals news and notes.
Winging It In Motown's season-long look at correcting the stats for context continues into the 2011-12 season. Join us for an in-depth look at the Red Wings' game against the Washington Capitals on Saturday.
The Caps dominate the Red Wings, putting up seven goals and rolling to their seventh straight win to start the season.
Today's Noon Number looks at tomorrow night's battle of perfect records between the Capitals and Red Wings
|- 1, Washington Power-Play Goal - Mike Green (2), from Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin at 14:00. 2, Washington Goal - Marcus Johansson (4), from Alexander Semin and Mike Knuble at 15:01. Penalties - Todd Bertuzzi, Detroit (Boarding), 13:39; Jiri Hudler, Detroit (Boarding), 18:09.|
|- 3, Washington Power-Play Goal - Mike Green (3), from Alex Ovechkin and Dennis Wideman at 4:59. 4, Detroit Power-Play Goal - Niklas Kronwall, from Pavel Datsyuk and Nicklas Lidstrom at 11:05. 5, Washington Goal - Mathieu Perreault (2), from Matt Hendricks and Mike Green at 19:52. Penalties - Cory Emmerton, Detroit (Hi-sticking), 4:09; Matt Hendricks, Washington (Hooking), 9:10; Roman Hamrlik, Washington (Delay of game), 10:39; Alexander Semin, Washington (Hi-sticking), 13:22; Marcus Johansson, Washington (Tripping), 14:44.|
|- 6, Washington Goal - Joel Ward (2), from Brooks Laich and Mike Green at 8:17. 7, Washington Goal - Mathieu Perreault (3), from Jeff Halpern and Matt Hendricks at 11:19. 8, Washington Goal - Nicklas Backstrom (2), from John Carlson and Troy Brouwer at 17:21. Penalties - Ian White, Detroit (Tripping), 8:40.|