Alex Ovechkin scored three seconds into the power play on Saturday night, giving Washington a 2-0 lead.
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News and notes as the Capitals [14-12-2, 30 points] face off against the Nashville Predators [13-13-3, 29 points] tonight at VerizonCenter [7 p.m., CSN]:
Marty Erat has played in 732 NHL games and has 484 career points -- most of them as a top-six right wing with the Nashville Predators.