Caps 5, Jets 4 OT. Erat seals the deal in shootout.
Alex Ovechkin scores two goals vs Jets (#8 and #9) #8 for Great Eight.
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Tonight is a busy one in the GIF world. At 15 GIFs made and the 3rd isn't even here yet. Check this out http://www.japersrink.com/2013/10/22/4907332/wild-second-period-leaves-caps-and-jets-where-they-started-tied
2 goals, total time on ice 23:13, 22 shifts, average 1:03, PP 7:24, even 15:49, 7 shots on goal, 5 missed, 3 hits, 1 giveaway.
10/22/2013: Caps captain Alex Ovechkin addresses the media after scoring two goals in a 5-4 SO/win against the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre.
From Elias: The best 30-game goal-scoring stretch of Alex Ovechkin's career
Alex Ovechkin scored twice for the Capitals in their 5-4 shootout victory over the Jets in Winnipeg. Ovechkin has tallied 31 goals over his last 30 regular-season games: 22 in his final 21 games last season and nine in nine games this season. That's Ovechkin's highest goal total over any span of 30 regular-season games in his NHL career (previous high: 29).
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