12-16-3, 27 PTS
2
Final
123T
STL0112
WSH1214
20-10-3, 43 PTS
4

Team Stats

Shots on Goal
STL
31
28
WSH
Hits
STL
12
18
WSH
Faceoffs Won
STL
32
26
WSH
Penalty Mins
STL
10
8
WSH

Game Information

Capital One Arena
Capital One Arena
7:00 PM, December 18, 2008
  • Washington, DC 20599
Attendance: 18,277
99%
Capacity: 18,398
  • Referees:
  • Mike Leggo
  • Kelly Sutherland
  • Linesmen:
  • Steve Barton
  • Greg Devorski
123T
Blues0112
Capitals1214
1st Period
16:14Viktor Kozlov (6)
Assists: Nicklas Backstrom
01
2nd Period
9:09David Backes (9)
Assists: Jay McClement, Barret Jackman
24
17:06Viktor Kozlov (7)
Assists: Boyd Gordon, Tom Poti
12
17:46Tomas Fleischmann (11)
Assists: Eric Fehr, David Steckel
13
3rd Period
0:13Alex Ovechkin (20) (Power Play)
Assists: Viktor Kozlov, Alexander Semin
14
11:34Brad Winchester (3) (Power Play)
Assists: Alexander Steen, Carlo Colaiacovo
24

Shot Chart

nhl-court
  • Brooks Laich credited with hit on Keith Tkachuk
  • Giveaway by Viktor Kozlov
  • Sean Collins credited with hit on David Perron
  • Boyd Gordon credited with hit on Mike Weaver
  • Takeaway by Donald Brashear
  • Shot missed by Boyd Gordon(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Brooks Laich(Hit Goalpost)
  • Shot missed by Alexander Semin(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Mike Green(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Alexander Semin(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Alexander Semin (Backhand 7 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Brooks Laich (Tip-In 12 ft)
  • Shot missed by Alexander Semin(Wide of Net)
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Penalty to Nicklas Backstrom 2 minutes for Hooking Jay McClement
  • Giveaway by Karl Alzner
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Wristshot 40 ft)
  • Shot missed by Alex Ovechkin(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Nicklas Backstrom(Wide of Net)
  • Boyd Gordon shot blocked by Jeff Woywitka
  • Shot on goal by Mike Green (Wristshot 90 ft)
  • Donald Brashear credited with hit on Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Sean Collins credited with hit on David Backes
  • Alexander Semin shot blocked by David Perron
  • Shot on goal by Tom Poti (Slapshot 80 ft)
  • Eric Fehr shot blocked by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Alex Ovechkin credited with hit on Roman Polak
  • Shot on goal by Boyd Gordon (Wristshot 46 ft)
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Alex Ovechkin credited with hit on Roman Polak
  • Alex Ovechkin shot blocked by Barret Jackman
  • Goal scored by Viktor Kozlov assisted by Nicklas Backstrom
  • Dave Steckel won faceoff against Dan Hinote
  • Tomas Fleischmann shot blocked by Jonas Junland
  • Shot on goal by Dave Steckel (Wristshot 16 ft)
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot missed by Mike Green(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Boyd Gordon (Wraparound 6 ft)
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Patrik Berglund
  • Giveaway by Sean Collins
  • Giveaway by Tom Poti
  • Milan Jurcina shot blocked by David Backes
  • Shot on goal by Brooks Laich (Backhand 13 ft)
  • Milan Jurcina credited with hit on Keith Tkachuk
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Backhand 16 ft)
  • Shot missed by Mike Green(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Alex Ovechkin(Wide of Net)
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Giveaway by Michael Nylander
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot on goal by Viktor Kozlov (Wristshot 31 ft)
  • Alex Ovechkin credited with hit on B.J. Crombeen
  • Alex Ovechkin shot blocked by Alexander Steen
  • Giveaway by Alex Ovechkin
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Fleischmann (Wristshot 11 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Dave Steckel (Wristshot 36 ft)
  • Mike Green credited with hit on David Perron
  • Matt Bradley credited with hit on Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Shot on goal by Sean Collins (Slapshot 57 ft)
  • Alex Ovechkin shot blocked by Roman Polak
  • Giveaway by Michael Nylander
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Penalty to Eric Fehr 2 minutes for Interference Dan Hinote
  • Dave Steckel won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Giveaway by Tom Poti
  • Shot on goal by Matt Bradley (Backhand 11 ft)
  • Shaone Morrisonn shot blocked by Barret Jackman
  • Shot on goal by Tom Poti (Slapshot 56 ft)
  • Alex Ovechkin credited with hit on Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Patrik Berglund
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Snapshot 52 ft)
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Wristshot 33 ft)
  • Giveaway by Michael Nylander
  • Milan Jurcina credited with hit on Patrik Berglund
  • Sean Collins shot blocked by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Brooks Laich credited with hit on Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Shot on goal by Boyd Gordon (Backhand 11 ft)
  • Goal scored by Viktor Kozlov assisted by Boyd Gordon and Tom Poti
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot on goal by Donald Brashear (Backhand 34 ft)
  • Dave Steckel won faceoff against Brad Boyes
  • Goal scored by Tomas Fleischmann assisted by Eric Fehr and Dave Steckel
  • Takeaway by Nicklas Backstrom
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Snapshot 43 ft)
  • Alexander Semin shot blocked by Roman Polak
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Shot on goal by Viktor Kozlov (Snapshot 39 ft)
  • Goal scored by Alex Ovechkin (Power Play) assisted by Viktor Kozlov and Alexander Semin
  • Shot on goal by Dave Steckel (Slapshot 40 ft)
  • Michael Nylander won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Shot on goal by Brooks Laich (Slapshot 50 ft)
  • Donald Brashear credited with hit on Dan Hinote
  • Giveaway by Simeon Varlamov
  • Alex Ovechkin credited with hit on Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Dave Steckel won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Tomas Fleischmann shot blocked by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Giveaway by Eric Fehr
  • Penalty to Michael Nylander 2 minutes for Holding the Stick Dan Hinote
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Alexander Steen
  • Takeaway by Brooks Laich
  • Giveaway by Mike Green
  • Giveaway by Karl Alzner
  • Karl Alzner credited with hit on Alexander Steen
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Patrik Berglund
  • 2 minute Bench Penalty for Abuse of Official served by Eric Fehr
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Donald Brashear credited with hit on Jonas Junland
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Alex Ovechkin shot blocked by Roman Polak
  • Dave Steckel credited with hit on David Perron
  • Milan Jurcina credited with hit on Alexander Steen
  • Takeaway by Nicklas Backstrom
  • Shot on goal by Alex Ovechkin (Snapshot 46 ft)
  • Penalty to Simeon Varlamov 2 minutes for Delaying Game - illegal play by GoalTender(opposing player not identified) served by
  • Boyd Gordon won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Shot missed by Shaone Morrisonn(Wide of Net)
  • Dave Steckel shot blocked by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Shot missed by Eric Fehr(Wide of Net)
  • Eric Fehr shot blocked by Patrik Berglund
  • Takeaway by Boyd Gordon
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Jay McClement
  • Nicklas Backstrom won faceoff against Keith Tkachuk
  • Takeaway by Alex Ovechkin
  • Viktor Kozlov shot blocked by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Michael Nylander
  • Giveaway by Keith Tkachuk
  • Shot on goal by Alexander Steen (Slapshot 61 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Shot on goal by Jay McClement (Slapshot 44 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Dan Hinote won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Brad Boyes shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • Shot on goal by David Backes (Wristshot 44 ft)
  • Giveaway by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Alexander Steen shot blocked by Tom Poti
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Giveaway by Roman Polak
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Shot missed by Brad Boyes(Wide of Net)
  • David Perron shot blocked by Boyd Gordon
  • Carlo Colaiacovo shot blocked by Karl Alzner
  • Brad Winchester shot blocked by Mike Green
  • Shot missed by Alexander Steen(Wide of Net)
  • David Backes shot blocked by Mike Green
  • Shot on goal by Alexander Steen (Slapshot 47 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Alexander Steen (Snapshot 44 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Dan Hinote (Wristshot 7 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Roman Polak shot blocked by Sean Collins
  • Takeaway by B.J. Crombeen
  • Shot on goal by B.J. Crombeen (Backhand 35 ft)
  • Jay McClement credited with hit on Mike Green
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Giveaway by Barret Jackman
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Michael Nylander
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Michael Nylander
  • Shot on goal by B.J. Crombeen (Slapshot 61 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Brad Boyes won faceoff against Michael Nylander
  • David Backes shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • Stoppage - Puck in the Crowd
  • Shot on goal by Alexander Steen (Wristshot 42 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Barret Jackman (Slapshot 62 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Brad Boyes (Wristshot 12 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Shot on goal by Keith Tkachuk (Slapshot 60 ft)
  • Shot on goal by David Backes (Snapshot 32 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Dan Hinote (Wristshot 39 ft)
  • Takeaway by Patrik Berglund
  • Keith Tkachuk shot blocked by Shaone Morrisonn
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Yan Stastny won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Penalty to David Backes 2 minutes for Hooking Viktor Kozlov
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Barret Jackman credited with hit on Alexander Semin
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Dan Hinote won faceoff against Brooks Laich
  • Roman Polak credited with hit on Brooks Laich
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Takeaway by Brad Boyes
  • Carlo Colaiacovo shot blocked by Brooks Laich
  • Shot on goal by Jeff Woywitka (Slapshot 52 ft)
  • Alexander Steen shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • David Backes shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • Goal scored by David Backes assisted by Jay McClement and Barret Jackman
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Penalty to Roman Polak 2 minutes for Tripping Alex Ovechkin
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Shot on goal by B.J. Crombeen (Wristshot 46 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • David Perron shot blocked by Shaone Morrisonn
  • Shot on goal by David Perron (Wristshot 22 ft)
  • Shot on goal by David Perron (Wristshot 14 ft)
  • Tyson Strachan shot blocked by Boyd Gordon
  • Penalty to Tyson Strachan 2 minutes for Interference Donald Brashear
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Takeaway by Yan Stastny
  • David Backes credited with hit on Karl Alzner
  • Giveaway by Keith Tkachuk
  • David Perron shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Alexander Steen won faceoff against Alexander Semin
  • Roman Polak credited with hit on Alexander Semin
  • Shot on goal by Keith Tkachuk (Snapshot 30 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Keith Tkachuk credited with hit on Viktor Kozlov
  • Penalty to David Perron 2 minutes for Hooking Michael Nylander
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Takeaway by Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Shot on goal by Carlo Colaiacovo (Wristshot 15 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Brad Boyes (Wristshot 36 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Dan Hinote won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • Shot on goal by David Backes (Snapshot 30 ft)
  • Shot on goal by David Backes (Wristshot 31 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Takeaway by David Perron
  • Jeff Woywitka credited with hit on Boyd Gordon
  • Shot on goal by David Perron (Slapshot 55 ft)
  • Patrik Berglund shot blocked by Karl Alzner
  • Shot on goal by Barret Jackman (Slapshot 16 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Yan Stastny (Snapshot 38 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot missed by David Backes(Wide of Net)
  • Stoppage - Referee
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Tyson Strachan credited with hit on Eric Fehr
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Shot on goal by Keith Tkachuk (Wristshot 12 ft)
  • Goal scored by Brad Winchester (Power Play) assisted by Alexander Steen and Carlo Colaiacovo
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Boyd Gordon
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • David Backes credited with hit on Matt Bradley
  • Brad Winchester credited with hit on Nicklas Backstrom
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Shot on goal by Jay McClement (Snapshot 22 ft)
  • Shot missed by Tyson Strachan(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Keith Tkachuk (Wristshot 12 ft)
  • Patrik Berglund shot blocked by Milan Jurcina
  • Jay McClement shot blocked by Tom Poti
  • B.J. Crombeen credited with hit on Dave Steckel
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Patrik Berglund won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Penalty to Jonas Junland 2 minutes for Tripping Eric Fehr
  • Jay McClement won faceoff against Nicklas Backstrom
  • David Perron shot blocked by Alex Ovechkin
  • Patrik Berglund shot blocked by Karl Alzner
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Stoppage - Puck in the Crowd
  • Keith Tkachuk won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Brad Boyes won faceoff against Dave Steckel
  • Carlo Colaiacovo credited with hit on Eric Fehr
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Stoppage - Icing
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