National Hockey League
Columbus 5, Washington 4
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 7:00 PM
When: 7:00 PM ET, Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, District of Columbia
Referees: Tom Chmielewski, Francois St. Laurent
Linesmen: Jesse Marquis, Bevan Mills
Attendance: 18573
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Columbus 0325
Washington 1214
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Columbus 21-22-0-1 12-10-0-1 9-12-0-0 W1
Washington 25-14-7-2 12-9-4-1 13-5-3-1 L2
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this loss, the Washington Capitals have a 12-9-4-1 record at home this season. The Columbus Blue Jackets have a 9-12-0-0 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Capitals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Columbus has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Blue Jackets have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Nic Dowd played for 14:47 during 23 shifts and scored 2 points. Nic Dowd had 1 goal and 1 assist.
  • Patrik Laine played for 17:39 during 23 shifts and scored 3 points. Patrik Laine had 2 goals and 1 assist.
  • Washington had 4 powerplay opportunities and converted 1 of them.
  • Columbus had 3 powerplay opportunities and converted 2 of them.
Top Game Performances
Columbus   Washington
Patrik Laine 3 Points Nic Dowd 2
Patrik Laine 2 Goals Nic Dowd 1
Max Domi 2 Assists Carl Hagelin 2
Patrik Laine 2 Power Play Goals Evgeny Kuznetsov 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Elvis Merzlikins .879 Save Percentage Ilya Samsonov .857
Elvis Merzlikins 29 Saves Pheonix Copley 15
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Columbus 26 5 2-3 3-4 8 24
Washington 33 4 1-4 1-3 6 39
Upcoming Games
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Montreal. The Capitals have a W/L % of .423 after a win and .636 after a loss.
  • Columbus will play their next game on the road against Buffalo. The Blue Jackets have a W/L % of .350 after a win and .583 after a loss.