The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the New York Rangers, 4 to 3, in overtime on October 17.

Final

NYR

Rangers

2-4-1

3

WSH

4

Team

NYR

WSH

1

1

1

2

1

2

3

1

0

OT

0

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Mika Zibanejad (EV) assisted by Neal Pionk and Chris Kreider

1

0

Capitals

John Carlson (EV) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom

1

1

2nd period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (PP) assisted by Brett Connolly and John Carlson

1

2

Rangers

Jimmy Vesey (PP) assisted by Brett Howden and Neal Pionk

2

2

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (PP) assisted by John Carlson and Nicklas Backstrom

2

3

3rd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Chris Kreider (PP) assisted by Mika Zibanejad and Neal Pionk

3

3

OT

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Matt Niskanen (EV) assisted by T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov

3

4