The “MVP” chants began late in the second period when Alex Ovechkin set up Nicklas Backstrom for a go-ahead goal.
The Capitals Lockout Gang started at about a dozen strong back on Sept. 17.
On Wednesday a rumor was floated that Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom was close to signing a deal with Dynamo Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League that would reunite him with Caps teammate Al
It took a few days to finalize the deal, but Capitals goaltender Michal Neuvirth is now an official member of Sparta Praha of the Czech League.
By Steve Roney