Coming off an embarrassing eight goal defeat the Capitals downed the Devils in overtime 2 to 1.
Here’s Friday night’s Plus/Minus:
Plus: John Carlson’s goal was his tenth of the season. He is the fifth Capitals skater to hit double digits.
Minus: One goal against and Brenden Dillon was on the ice for it.
Nine more notes on the game:
- A scoreless first period was an improvement over yesterday with Washington outshooting their hosts early, 9 to 5.
- Carlson’s goal was the game’s first midway through the second period.