The Washington Capitals had a five game win streak within their grasps, but could not hold on for the final two minutes of regulation against the Edmonton Oilers. The 4-3 loss in overtime is the first loss for the Caps on this long road trip.
The Oilers out-shot the Caps 40 to 28 and out-attempted them at five-on-five 58 to 56.
John Carlson of the @Capitals collected an assist to extend his point streak to nine games and boost his League-leading totals to 5-16—21 this season (12 GP).
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) October 25, 2019
Ovechkin also passes Hull for 3rd in multi-goal games (134) before age 35 behind only Wayne Gretzky (182) & Mario Lemieux (140). He also passes Marcel Dionne's 665 career goals for the 3rd most within a player's first 15 seasons behind Gretzky (803) + Lemieux (682) https://t.co/1CvsH5KOWu
— StatsCentre (@StatsCentre) October 25, 2019
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