- Alex Ovechkin matched his career long with no goals in 9 games. Ovechkins last 8 points have been assists.
- Scott Hannan had a solid debut for the Capitals. In 19:02 on ice he had 3 hits, 2 giveaways, 4 blocked shots and an Interference penalty.
- Mike Green and Eric Fehr picked up the assists on Mike Knuble's goal.
- The Capitals were 1 for 3 on the power play and killed off 5 of 6 Star's power play attempts.
- For the 13th game in a row the Caps were at 50% or above in the face-off dot winning 30 and losing 28.