- Micheal Nuevirth has started the first five games for the Capitals. He is 4-1-0 with a 0.930 save percentage and a 2.16 goals against average. Not bad for the 22-year old.
- The Caps killed off all 6 Nashville power plays. The team killed off the all 21 power plays they have faced this season.
- The Caps power play is starting to come alive. They scored 2 power play goals on 5 chances last night.
- Defensemen Brian Fahey made his NHL debut last night. He would have liked a better game as he was -2 and had a puck go off his skate and into the net for a Nashville score.
- Alex Ovechkin has scored or assisted on all 4 Capitals game-winning goals this season.