Alex Ovechkin moved past Alexander Steen and into first place among NHL goal scorers with his 18th and 19th goals of the season.
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Michal Neuvirth will get the call between the pipes tonight against the Montreal Canadiens, which means Braden Holtby is on target for Saturday night in Toronto.
Center Brooks Laich says the Capitals' second line lacks an identity. It's scored just five even-strength goals all season.