Matchup: Washington Capitals vs. Columbus Blue Jackets
Series: CBJ lead 1-0
Time: 7:30 p.m. EST.
Location: Capital One Arena
CBJ Starting lineup -- Forwards: Panarin-Dubois-Atkinson Defense: Werenski-Jones Goaltender: Bobrovsky
WSH Starting lineup -- Forwards: Ovechkin-Kuznetsov-Wilson Defense: Orlov-Niskanen Goaltender: Grubauer
2:12 -- GOAL: Beagle deflects shot passed Bobrovsky. (Orpik, Jerabek)
On a shot from the left point, Jay Beagle is able to tip the puck into the net and Washington takes an early 1-0 lead over Columbus.
13:26 - GOAL - PP: Ovechkin doubles Capitals lead on power play. (Carlson, Oshie)
With Cam Atkinson in the box for goaltender interference, Alex Ovechkin gets a chance from the top of the left circle. The wrist shot finds the net and the Capitals lead 2-0.
18:25 - GOAL: Atkinson cuts Washington lead in half. (Foligno)
Nick Foligno makes a great stretch pass out of the Columbus zone to spring Cam Atkinson free behind the defense. Atkinson makes a nice move and slides the puck just inside the post for the first Columbus goal of the night.
4:09 - GOAL - PP: Ovechkin buries one-time chance to extend Washington lead. (Backstrom, Carlson)
Just eight seconds after Brandon Dubinsky heads off for high sticking, Ovechkin buries his second of the night on the power play. Washington now leads Columbus 3-1.
8:49 - GOAL: Anderson brings CBJ back within one; Jackets trail 3-2. (Werenski, Jones)
On the rush, Columbus strings together several passes and the puck works over to Josh Anderson. Anderson fires quickly and beats Grubauer to cut the Washington lead in half.
11:13 - GOAL - PP: Atkinson nets second of the night. (Panarin, Jones)
Cam Atkinson buries a power play chance on a great feed from Artemi Panarin. Columbus is now tied with Washington 3-3 in the second period.
18:52 - GOAL - PP: Werenski gives Columbus first lead of the game. (Bjorkstrand, Panarin)
From the blue line, Zach Werenski puts a shot on net through traffic and beats Grubauer. Columbus takes the lead 4-3 near the end of the second period.
0:00 - GOALIE CHANGE: Holtby enters game to start period.
After giving up four goals for the second time in the series, Philipp Grubauer is replaced after two periods by Braden Holtby.
16:25 - GOAL - PP: Oshie ties game with power play chance.
On the power play, TJ Oshie gets an open shot from the low slot and he converts the chance to tie the game 4-4 late in the game.
END OF REGULATION: Jackets and Capitals head to overtime tied 4-4.
12:22 - GOAL: Calvert bangs home OT winner. (Werenski)
After a rebound from a Zach Werenski shot, Matt Calvert knocks the puck passed Holtby for a 5-4 CBJ win. The series heads back to Columbus with the Blue Jackets leading 2-0.