Capitals Ovechkin warms up before game against Thrashers in Washington. by Newscom
1 goal, 1 assist, +1, total ice time 21:27, average shift 01:11, PP 08:27, Even 13:00, 5 shots on goal, 4 attempts blocked, 7 shots missed, 1 giveaway
Alex Ovechkin scored a goal in his fourth straight game. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)
The Capitals extended their franchise-record winning streak to 13 games tonight with a 5-2 victory over Atlanta at Verizon Center.
The Capitals next play on Sunday against arch-rival Pittsburgh. The game is scheduled for noon despite the heavy snow that's blanketing the D.C. area.