Alex Ovechkin (8) of the Washington Capitals slams into Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price as he scores a spectacular, highlight reel goal from flat on his back in the first period of their NHL Game. REUTERS/Joe Giza
Capitals Add To Habs' Misery -- CBC News
Alex Ovechkin scored a highlight-reel goal and Alexander Semin produced the shootout winner to give the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory Wednesday over the reeling Montreal Canadiens, who were without Alex Kovalev as he began a team-imposed two-game sabbatical.
The struggling forward was told by general manager Bob Gainey on Tuesday that he wouldn't be with the team for its games on Wednesday in Washington and Thursday in Pittsburgh (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 7 p.m. ET), and Kovalev's future with the team is uncertain.
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More News On The Montreal Washington Game
Capitals knock off Price, Canadiens in shootout -- National Post
Ovechkin scores a goal for the ages as Caps win tight against Montreal -- Examiner
Caps find their way past Canadiens in shootout, 4-3 -- DC Examiner
Ovechkin's highlight reel goal sparks Capitals -- Canada.com