- The Capitals have won 4 games in a row and reclaimed the top spot in the SE Division. They face the second place Lightning tonight in Tampa.
- Alex Ovechkin picked up an assist and has 12 points in his last 9 games.
- The Caps last 7 wins have been by 1-goal.
- Alexander Semin scored his second game-winning goal in the last four games.
- Michal Neuvirth stopped 32 of 34 shots for his 21st win of the season.
- Boyd Gordon scored his second goal of the season and blocked 4 shots both he and Semin scored on the only shots they took in the game.
- Mike Knuble, Matt Hendricks, John Carlson, Karl Alzner, and Marcus Johansson each had 1 assist in the game.
- The Caps were unsuccessful in their only power play attempt and stopped 5 of 6 Florida power plays.