The Pittsburgh Penguins decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 7 to 4, on February 2, 2018.

Final

WSH

Capitals

30-16-5

4

PIT

Penguins

29-21-3

7

Team

WSH

PIT

1

1

2

2

2

1

3

1

4

Total

4

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Phil Kessel (EV) assisted by Jake Guentzel and Riley Sheahan

0

1

Penguins

Carl Hagelin (EV) unassisted

0

2

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV) assisted by Christian Djoos

1

2

2nd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Patric Hornqvist (PP) assisted by Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin

1

3

Capitals

Dmitry Orlov (EV) assisted by Matt Niskanen and Lars Eller

2

3

Capitals

Evgeny Kuznetsov (EV) assisted by Tom Wilson and Alex Ovechkin

3

3

3rd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Evgeni Malkin (EV) assisted by Olli Maatta and Phil Kessel

3

4

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (EV) assisted by Evgeny Kuznetsov and Dmitry Orlov

4

4

Penguins

Bryan Rust (PP) assisted by Kris Letang and Riley Sheahan

4

5

Penguins

Phil Kessel (EV) assisted by Carl Hagelin and Evgeni Malkin

4

6

Penguins

Evgeni Malkin (PP) assisted by Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel

4

7