National Hockey League
Washington 4, New Jersey 3
Saturday, March 26, 2022 7:00 PM
When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, March 26, 2022
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, District of Columbia
Referees: Jean Hebert, Pierre Lambert
Linesmen: Michel Cormier, Travis Toomey
Attendance: 18573
Final Scoring Summary
 
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New Jersey 0213
Washington 0134
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Jersey 23-37-1-4 15-14-0-3 8-23-1-1 L2
Washington 37-20-8-2 16-13-4-1 21-7-4-1 W2
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Washington Capitals have a 16-13-4-1 record at home this season. The New Jersey Devils have a 8-23-1-1 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Capitals have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • New Jersey has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Devils have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Nicklas Backstrom played for 14:25 during 20 shifts and scored 2 points. Nicklas Backstrom had 1 goal and 1 assist.
  • Jack Hughes played for 23:33 during 23 shifts and scored 2 points. Jack Hughes had 1 goal and 1 assist.
  • Washington had 2 powerplay opportunities and converted 1 of them.
  • New Jersey had 2 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
Top Game Performances
New Jersey   Washington
Jack Hughes 2 Points Nicklas Backstrom 2
Jack Hughes 1 Goals Nicklas Backstrom 1
Jack Hughes 1 Assists John Carlson 2
N/A Power Play Goals Alex Ovechkin 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Nico Daws .818 Save Percentage Vitek Vanecek .921
Nico Daws 18 Saves Vitek Vanecek 35
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
New Jersey 38 3 0-2 1-2 11 32
Washington 22 4 1-2 2-2 11 24
Upcoming Games
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Carolina. The Capitals have a W/L % of .486 after a win and .633 after a loss.
  • New Jersey will play their next game at home against Montreal. The Devils have a W/L % of .304 after a win and .381 after a loss.