Since the time Alex Ovechkin arrived in Washington nine years ago, the game plan against the Capitals was fairly simple. You shut down Ovechkin, you shut down the Capitals.
News and notes as the Capitals enjoy a Sunday off following back-to-back road wins over the Carolina Hurricanes and New Jersey Devils:
Highlights from the Capitals victory in New Jersey, Washington won it's second game in a row. Ending a drought in New Jersey as they haven't won there since 2011.
John Carlson of the Washington Capitals spoke about winning in his hometown and the team's offensive performance against the Devils.