- Braden Holtby stopped 24 of 27 shot he faced including several glove saves that were incredible. The Capitals have to happy about the depth of talent in the goalie pipeline for the team.
- Karl Alzner's goal extends the Caps defensemen goal scoring streak to 7-games. It was Alzner's first goal of the season. Alexander Semin extended his scoring streak to 7-games with the only assist.
- The Capitals went 0 for 1 on the power play for the second consecutive game. They allowed 1 goal on 7 attempts by the Sabres.
- Nicklas Backstrom's tying goal was his 5th goal of the season. Jason Chimera and John Erskine assisted.