W2W4: Penguins at Capitals

  • Pittsburgh is 2-0-0 against Washington this season and has won six straight against the Capitals. (They play again on Tuesday.)

  • The Penguins are first in the league on the power play (25.5 percent), while the Capitals are second. (23.2 percent)

  • Thirty-five of Washington's games have been decided by one goal.

  • The Caps are 3-0-1 in their past four home games.

  • Alex Ovechkin has one goal against Pittsburgh this season.

  • The Penguins are 29-3-1 when scoring first.

  • Pittsburgh is 2-2-0 on its current road trip, going 14-for-14 on the penalty kill.

  • Evgeni Malkin has one goal and three assists in his past three games.