The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the Atlanta Thrashers, 7 to 6, in overtime on December 6, 2002.

Final

ATL

Thrashers

7-14-1-3

6

WSH

Capitals

12-13-2-0

7

Team

ATL

WSH

1

1

1

2

4

2

3

1

3

OT

0

1

Total

6

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

ATL

WSH

Thrashers

Dany Heatley (EV) assisted by Ilya Kovalchuk

1

0

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Robert Lang and Brian Sutherby

1

1

2nd period

ATL

WSH

Capitals

Peter Bondra (PP) assisted by Michael Nylander and Robert Lang

1

2

Thrashers

Ilya Kovalchuk (PP) unassisted

2

2

Thrashers

Frantisek Kaberle (EV) assisted by Shawn McEachern and Mark Hartigan

3

2

Thrashers

Ilya Kovalchuk (EV) assisted by Dany Heatley and Andy Sutton

4

2

Capitals

Jaromir Jagr (SH) assisted by Kip Miller

4

3

Thrashers

Ilya Kovalchuk (EV) assisted by Andy Sutton

5

3

3rd period

ATL

WSH

Capitals

Robert Lang (EV) assisted by Peter Bondra and Jason Doig

5

4

Thrashers

Andy Sutton (PP) assisted by Dany Heatley and Frantisek Kaberle

6

4

Capitals

Calle Johansson (EV) assisted by Steve Konowalchuk and Mike Grier

6

5

Capitals

Steve Konowalchuk (EV) assisted by Robert Lang and Mike Grier

6

6

OT

ATL

WSH

Capitals

Michael Nylander (EV) assisted by Sergei Gonchar and Jaromir Jagr

6

7