- Brooks Laich scored the only goal for the Caps on a second period power play. Alexander Semin made a sweet toe drag pass to set up Laich. Nicklas Backstrom got the secondary assist.
- Jose Theodore had his best performance as a Capital. He stopped 32 of 34 shots and looked much more comfortable in net.
- The Caps killed off all 4 Phoenix Power play opportunities raising their penalty killing percentage to 77.5%.
- Alex Ovechkin had 7 shots on goal in the game. He now has 1,300 in his career.