Maybe it was because he has no prior suspension history.
Or maybe it was because Marcus Johansson returned to play the entire third period without incident.
This will not come as a surprise to any of you, but this is going to be one crazy race in the Southeast Division and in the Eastern Conference.
The Winnipeg Jets defeated the Washington Capitals, 3-2, tonight.
Should Alex Ovechkin play tonight against the Winnipeg Jets?
News and notes as the Caps prepare for tonights 8:30 p.m. puck drop against the Jets in Winnipegs MTS Centre.