- Ovechkin, Backstrom and Kozlov had 2 points each. Ovechkin and Backstrom had a goal and an assist each. Kozlov chipped in 2 assists.
- Alexandre Giroux netted the game-winner but was stopped on a penalty shot early in the third period. The Hershey call up was leading the AHL in goal scoring prior to his recall to the Caps.
- Oskar Osala made his NHL debut with the Caps. The rookie skated 11:15 and recorded 1 shot on goal, had 1 attempt blocked and missed the net on 1 other shot.
- In the win, Brent Johnson stopped 33 of 34 shots on goal and was named the #1 Star of the Game.
- The Caps converted on 1 of 2 power plays and held the Bruins scoreless on 3 attempts.
- In the face-off circle the Caps thoroughly dominated winning 44 of 72 draws (61%).