It seems hard to believe that with a league-high 29 goals, it took 48 games for Alex Ovechkin to wear the increasingly pungent top hat and beard as the Capitals’ post-game Honest Abe recipie
Alex Ovechkin notched his second goal of the night, putting the Capitals ahead 2-0 in the second period over the Penguins. The score gives Ovi 29 goals on the season, most in the NHL.
Alex Ovechkin entered Wednesday night's game with 23 goals and 41 points in 36 career games against the Penguins, but had not scored a goal against Pittsburgh at home since Super Bowl Sunday in 20
With Sidney Crosby back in the lineup and newcomer Maxime Lapierre ready to make his Pittsburgh Penguins debut, Capitals coach Barry Trotz said Michael Latta will return to the lineup tonight for