- Sergei Fedorov scored the 473rd goal of his career. He is now tied with Alexander Mogilny for the most career NHL goals scored by a Russian-born player.
- Alex Ovechkin and Jeff Schultz assisted on Fedorov's goal.
- Jose Theodore was awarded the 3rd Star of the game for his effort. He stopped 26 of 28 shots against.
- Tyler Sloan had 2 hits, 1 giveaway, 1 blocked shot, 2 PIMs, and a plus-1 rating in his debut. He is also the first player in Capitals history to wear the #89 jersey in a regular season game.