It took Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner 148 games at Verizon Center before he scored a goal in front of his home fans. He didn’t want rookie Nate Schmidt to wait as long.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 5-2 win over the Nashville Predators Saturday night at Verizon Center:
Alex Ovechkin scored three seconds into the power play on Saturday night, giving Washington a 2-0 lead.
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