For the record, Alex Ovechkins first home goal of the 2011-12 season came at 6:08 p.m. on the night of Nov. 25.
If Jason Chimera plans on continuing his 33-goal pace, he might want to start working on his goal celebrations.
Its far too early to say the Capitals power play is backon track. In fact, that might not be the case until Mike Green is back on theice quarterbacking it.
There was a much greater sense of urgency in the Capitals tonight, and that was a welcome sight after the events of last week on the road.