The Washington Capitals decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on December 30, 2015.

Final

BUF

Sabres

15-18-4

2

WSH

Capitals

28-6-2

5

Team

BUF

WSH

1

1

0

2

1

1

3

0

4

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

WSH

Sabres

Brian Gionta (EV) assisted by Jack Eichel and Zemgus Girgensons

1

0

2nd period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Justin Williams (EV) unassisted

1

1

Sabres

Zemgus Girgensons (EV) assisted by Jack Eichel

2

1

3rd period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV) assisted by Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie

2

2

Capitals

Marcus Johansson (PP) assisted by Evgeny Kuznetsov and Matt Niskanen

2

3

Capitals

Andre Burakovsky (EV) assisted by Marcus Johansson

2

4

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV-EN) unassisted

2

5