Kuznetsov Lifts Capitals Past Islanders In ShootoutThe Islanders fell one point behind the Capitals, tied for second place with Pittsburgh — which beat New Jersey 5-1.
Nelson's Late Goal Gives Islanders Win Over CapitalsNew York improved to 16-1-2 at Nassau Coliseum, remaining the only team in the NHL with just one regulation loss at home.
Capitals Shut Out DevilsThe Devils lost two in a row to Washington after winning four of their previous five games.
Devils Fall To CapitalsThe Devils and others in the East have learned their mistakes can prove costly against Washington, especially when Ovechkin and Kuznetsov are rolling like this.
Zibanejad Scores Late, Rangers End Capitals' Win Streak At 7New York has won three of four against East Division-leading Washington this season.
Rangers Lose After Capitals' Alex Ovechkin Scores 2 In Final 7 MinutesNew York’s only goal came on the power play when Artemi Panarin scored his eighth of the season.
Capitals Snap Islanders' Win StreakWashington snapped New York's winning streak at nine and point streak at 12.
Devils Fall To Capitals In OvertimeThe Devils, who lost eight of their previous 10 games, tilted the ice and outshot the Capitals 16-5 in the third.
Slumping New Jersey Devils Falls To Washington CapitalsNico Hischier and Pavel Zacha each scored for the second consecutive game for New Jersey, which has lost four of five.
Lafrenière Scores 2nd Of Season, Rangers Beat CapitalsLafrenière scored his second NHL goal, Panarin had two assists and the Rangers made the best of a new-look lineup.
Strome, Rangers Spoil Ovechkin’s Milestone With 4-2 WinNew York stretched its point streak to four games, which includes three victories.