National Hockey League
Washington 5, Nashville 3
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 7:00 PM
When: 7:00 PM ET, Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, District of Columbia
Referees: Jake Brenk, T.J. Luxmore
Linesmen: Shandor Alphonso, Dan Kelly
Attendance: 18573
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Nashville 0303
Washington 3025
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Nashville 19-11-1-0 9-5-0-0 10-6-1-0 L1
Washington 19-6-6-1 10-3-3-1 9-3-3-0 W1
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Washington Capitals have a 10-3-3-1 record at home this season. The Nashville Predators have a 10-6-1-0 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Capitals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Nashville has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Predators have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • John Carlson played for 24:27 during 24 shifts and scored 4 points. John Carlson had 1 goal and 3 assists.
  • Dante Fabbro played for 17:23 during 27 shifts and scored 2 points. Dante Fabbro had 0 goals and 2 assists.
  • Washington had 6 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
  • Nashville had 4 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
Top Game Performances
Nashville   Washington
Dante Fabbro 2 Points John Carlson 4
Filip Forsberg 1 Goals John Carlson 1
Dante Fabbro 2 Assists John Carlson 3
N/A Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals Evgeny Kuznetsov 1
Juuse Saros .889 Save Percentage Ilya Samsonov .850
Juuse Saros 32 Saves Ilya Samsonov 17
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Nashville 20 3 0-4 6-6 41 33
Washington 37 5 0-6 4-4 27 26
Upcoming Games
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Capitals have a W/L % of .474 after a win and .769 after a loss.
  • Nashville will play their next game on the road against Columbus. The Predators have a W/L % of .550 after a win and .727 after a loss.