- At 14-1-1 the Caps hold the 2nd best home record in the league only San Jose, at 18-0-2, is better.
- Viktor Kozlov scored his 4th goal in 4 games on a blazing slap shot from the right wing, Mike Gartner would be proud.
- With 2 assists on the night, Bryan Helmer was named the 1st Star of the Game.
- Boyd Gordon deflected a point drive from Milan Jurcina for his 3 goal of the season.
- The Caps gave up 1 goal on the power play and had one of their own disallowed because of goalie interference.
- Alex Ovechkin is a shooting machine. He recorded 8 shots on goal, had 8 attempts blocked and missed the net on 3 others. Add in his disallowed goal shot and that's 20 attempts in this game. In the last 3 games he has taken 33 shots on goal and moved ahead of Michal Pivonka for 6th most shots on goal in Caps history with 1,479.
- Jose Theodore stopped 22 of 24 shots for his 10th win of the season.