Philipp Grubauer earned his second career NHL win despite the fact that he didn't even start the game for the Washington Capitals on Tuesday.
While Alex Ovechkin stole the headlines, Nicklas Backstrom was dominant in his own right on Tuesday in the Washington Capitals' 6-5 shootout win against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Washington Capitals fell behind against the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 on Tuesday, but Alex Ovechkin powered them to a 5-6 shootout win.
In reality, Mike Green left his Washington Capitals teammates out to dry on Tuesday. That's not how fantasy hockey owners should feel, though.
Tuesday served as a tough - and short - night for Braden Holtby, who was pulled 11:07 into the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Washington Capitals have sent Patrick Wey to the minors.
Brooks Laich (groin) skated for the first time since November 27 on Sunday.
Nate Schmidt scored his second goal in the last two games on Sunday.
Mikhail Grabovski scored on a penalty shot Sunday.
Washington goaltender Phillipp Grubauer, in his fourth NHL game and second appearance of the season, stopped 30 shots en route to the Caps' 4-1 victory over the Rangers in New York Sunday night.
Steve Oleksy netted his first goal of the season and added his seventh assist in the Washington Capitals' 4-1 victory over the Rangers in New York Sunday night.
It appears that Philipp Grubauer will receive his first start of the 2013-14 season as the Washington Capitals are going with him against the New York Rangers on Sunday.
Karl Alzner scored his first goal of the season Saturday.
Patrick Wey played 13:36 minutes in his NHL debut on Saturday.
Nate Schmidt scored his first NHL goal on Saturday.