- Ovechkin now has 188 career goals, tying him with Bobby Carpenter for 6th place on the Caps All-Time Goals Scored list. He also got the game-winner moving him 1 ahead of Michal Pivonka for 6th most in Caps history. Ovechkin has 5 goals in his last 3 games.
- Brooks Laich had his 1st multi-goal game of the season and he is 1 of 4 Caps to appear in all 37 games this season.
- The Caps were 1 for 1 on the power play and held the Maple Leafs without a goal in 2 attempts.
- David Steckel was money in the face-off dot winning 11 of 14 draws. The Caps won 30 and lost 25 draws overall.
- Nicklas Backstrom picked up 2 assists in the game and has 6 assists in his last 3 games.
- The Caps have won 3 in a row and 8 of their last 9.