Ovechkin, Capitals down Oilers

Ovechkin, Capitals down Oilers

Alexander Ovechkin scored twice in the third period and added an assist to lead the Washington Capitals to a 4-2 comeback win over the Edmonton Oilers Saturday night at Rexall Place.

Washington won the game as -140 favorites, while the six goals went as a PUSH against the posted over/under (6).

Tomas Fleischmann and Nicklas Backstrom added singles for the Capitals. Michal Neuvirth stopped 26 shots to post the victory.

Shawn Horcoff and Andrew Cogliano scored for the Oilers.