- Marcus Johansson open the scoring in the second period when his centering pass to Brooks Laich pin balled off the goalie's stick and was knocked in by a Phoenix defender. The effort by Laich to crash the net set the situation for the goal. The Caps will need more of this type of effort from Laich and company.
- Matt Bradley score his forth goal of the season to bring the Caps back within one goal.
- Michal Neuvirth took the loss stopping 15 of the 18 shots he faced.
- The Caps took 31 shots on goal and their season shooting percentage has dropped to 0.084 which is tied for the lowest in franchise history.