The New York Rangers couldn't pull it off against the Washington Capitals, 5 to 4, in overtime on December 23, 2008.

Final

WSH

Capitals

21-11-3

5

NYR

Rangers

22-12-3

4

Team

WSH

NYR

1

0

3

2

1

1

3

3

0

OT

1

0

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Markus Naslund (EV) assisted by Nikolay Zherdev and Scott Gomez

0

1

Rangers

Michal Rozsival (EV) assisted by Chris Drury

0

2

Rangers

Ryan Callahan (EV) assisted by Chris Drury and Nigel Dawes

0

3

2nd period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Ryan Callahan (EV) assisted by Nigel Dawes and Chris Drury

0

4

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom

1

4

3rd period

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Tomas Fleischmann (PP) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom and Brooks Laich

2

4

Capitals

Viktor Kozlov (PP) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin

3

4

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV) unassisted

4

4

OT

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Shaone Morrisonn (EV) assisted by Michael Nylander and Sean Collins

5

4