Losing to a rival is never fun. Losing eight-straight times? That hurts.
Instant analysis of the Capitals 4-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night at Verizon Center:
Alex Ovechkin got called for roughing after shoving Christian Ernhoff to the ice, sparking a nine-man brawl on the ice. What do you think, did he deserve the penalty?
Alex Ovechkin notched his second goal of the night, putting the Capitals ahead 2-0 in the second period over the Penguins. The score gives Ovi 29 goals on the season, most in the NHL.
Alex Ovechkin entered Wednesday night's game with 23 goals and 41 points in 36 career games against the Penguins, but had not scored a goal against Pittsburgh at home since Super Bowl Sunday in 20