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Game 388
Capital Center - Attendance 17,276 Actual Boxscore
Penalties
Goals 1 2 3 OT F Powerplays PPG PPA 1st Period Time Player Minutes
Pittsburgh
0 2 0   2 Pittsburgh 0 1 Washington 1:59 32 Hunter, D 2:00 C
Washington
2 0 2   4 Washington 1 4 Pittsburgh 1:59 11 Cullen, J 2:00 C
2nd Period Time Player Minutes
Shots 1 2 3 OT F Pittsburgh 0:35 9 McBain, A 2:00
Pittsburgh 8 8 6   22 Pittsburgh 12:43 25 Stevens, K 14:00 MC
Washington 11 11 11   33 Washington 12:43 16 May, A 4:00 C
3rd Period Time Player Minutes
Goals Pittsburgh 4:34 77 Coffey, P 2:00
1st Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Pittsburgh 7:33 25 Stevens, K 17:00 MC
Washington 11:07 20 Pivonka, M (14) 18 Wickenheiser, D (3) 16 May, A (4) 0-1 Washington 7:33 16 May, A 5:00 C
Washington 16:34 10 Miller, K (10) 4 Hatcher, K (26)   0-2 Washington 15:00 10 Miller, K 2:00
2nd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Pittsburgh 19:03 23 Hillier, R 2:00
Pittsburgh 4:26 11 Cullen, J (11) 9 McBain, A (8)   1-2 Overtime Time Player Minutes
Pittsburgh 12:35 66 Lemieux, M (21) 77 Coffey, P (36) 44 Brown, R (13) 2-2 N/A      
3rd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score 3 Stars
Washington 3:38 14 Courtnall, G (18) 22 Ciccarelli, D (23)   2-3
1st
Washington - Pivonka, M - 2G, 4SOG
Washington 5:10 20 Pivonka, M (15) PP 10 Miller, K (12) 17 Ridley, M (17) 2-4
2nd
Washington - Miller, K - G, A, 2SOG, TA, +1
Overtime Time Goal Assist Assist Score
3rd
Pittsburgh - Brown, R - A, 3SOG, 2H, TA
N/A          
In their 5th meeting of the season, the Capitals top the Penguins, but still trail the season series 3-2-0  
Washington is 7-1-1 at home against the Patrick Division, and sit 1 point behind the Devils for 3rd in the Division with a game in hand
Michal Pivonka leads the way for the Capitals' offense, potting an even strength goal and a powerplay marker to bookend the contest
The Penguins battled back to tie it in the 2nd, but early in the 3rd, Courtnall picked up a bad pass by Errey, skated around Hillier, and beat Young for the GWG
Kevin Stevens of the Penguins picked up 31 total PIM as he and Alan May got involved in two altercations  
Pittsburgh Penguins 9-24-3 (21)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Stevens, K 25 1 1     0 31   0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Lemieux, M C 66 1 3 1   1     33.33% 8 2 25.00%     0.00% 1          
Brown, R 44 1 3   1 1     0.00%     0.00% 2 2 100.00% 1         1
Errey, B 12 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Cullen, J A 11 1 2 1   1 2   50.00% 7 3 42.86%     0.00%            
McBain, A 9 1 1   1 1 2   0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Bourque, P 29 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Quinn, D 10 1       0   -1 0.00% 4 2 50.00%     0.00%            
Recchi, M 8 1 3     0   -1 0.00% 1 0 0.00% 1 1 100.00% 1          
Loney, T 24 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Gilhen, R 19 1 2     0     0.00% 1 1 100.00% 1 2 50.00% 1          
Kyte, J* 3 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Coffey, P A 77 1 2   1 1 2 -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Hillier, R 23 1       0 2 -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 3 0.00%            
Johnson, J 6 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Dineen, G 5 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Zalapski, Z 33 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Delorme, G 27 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Pittsburgh Penguins Totals 22 2 3 5 39 -5 9.09% 21 8 38.10% 4 12 33.33% 8 0 0 0 0 1
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
Young, W 1 G 1 1 60 4 33 29 .879 4.00 7 4 57.14%   1            
                                           
Pittsburgh Penguins G Totals 1 60 4 33 29 .879 4.00 7 4 57.14% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington Capitals 18-16-2 (38)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Courtnall, G 14 1 3 1   1     33.33%     0.00%     0.00%       1    
Hunter, D A 32 1 1     0 2   0.00% 8 6 75.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Ciccarelli, D 22 1 6   1 1     0.00% 1 0 0.00%     0.00%            
Miller, K 10 1 2 1 1 2 2 1 50.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 2         2
Ridley, M 17 1 4   1 1   1 0.00% 5 3 60.00%     0.00%            
Leach, S 21 1 3     0   1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Pivonka, M 20 1 4 2   2     50.00%     0.00%     0.00%   1       3
Wickenheiser, D 18 1     1 1     0.00% 6 4 66.67%     0.00%            
May, A 16 1 1   1 1 9   0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Kyprios, N 9 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Joyce, B 27 1 1     0     0.00% 1 0 0.00%     0.00%            
Druce, J 19 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Stevens, S A 3 1 2     0   1 0.00%     0.00% 2 2 100.00% 2          
Hatcher, K 4 1 3   1 1   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 4          
Johansson, C 6 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Houlder, B 2 1 1     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Smith, D 38 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Sheehy, N 15 1 1     0   1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Washington Capitals Totals 33 4 6 10 13 5 12.12% 21 13 61.90% 4 8 50.00% 11 1 0 1 0 5
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
Beaupre, D 33 G 1 1 60 2 22 20 .909 2.00 3 2 66.67% 1              
                                           
Washington Capitals G Totals 1 60 2 22 20 .909 2.00 3 2 66.67% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0