Daily Washington Capitals news and notes.
Game Recap of the Winnipeg Jets' 1-0 loss at the hands of Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. The Jets record falls to 14-13-4, while the Caps improved to 16-13-1
The Caps snap the Jets' five-game winning streak at home thanks to Michal Neuvirth's first shutout of the season and a timely goal from the captain himself.
|- No scoring. Penalties - Mike Knuble, Washington (Hi-sticking), 10:07.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Mathieu Perreault, Washington (Tripping), 6:56; Mathieu Perreault, Washington (Too many men/ice - bench), 11:12; Johnny Oduya, Winnipeg (Slashing), 17:39.|
|- 1, Washington Goal - Alex Ovechkin (10), from Marcus Johansson and Nicklas Backstrom at 18:46. Penalties - Mark Stuart, Winnipeg (Roughing), 7:12; Brooks Laich, Washington (Holding), 11:33.|