The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the Tampa Bay Lightning, 5 to 3, on December 18, 2015.

Final

TBL

Lightning

16-14-3

3

WSH

Capitals

23-6-2

5

Team

TBL

WSH

1

1

0

2

2

1

3

0

4

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TBL

WSH

Lightning

Alex Killorn (EV) assisted by Jonathan Marchessault and Braydon Coburn

1

0

2nd period

TBL

WSH

Lightning

Andrej Sustr (EV) assisted by Nikita Kucherov

2

0

Lightning

Steven Stamkos (EV) assisted by Victor Hedman and Anton Stralman

3

0

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (PP) assisted by T.J. Oshie and John Carlson

3

1

3rd period

TBL

WSH

Capitals

T.J. Oshie (EV) unassisted

3

2

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (PP) assisted by Jason Chimera and Justin Williams

3

3

Capitals

Marcus Johansson (PP) assisted by T.J. Oshie and Alex Ovechkin

3

4

Capitals

T.J. Oshie (EV-EN) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin

3

5