March 6, 2012; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) skates with the puck in front of Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Justin Faulk (28) in the third period at Verizon Center. The Hurricanes won 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE
2 - Number of wins for the Caps in their last 24 games (2-20-2) when Alex Ovechkin plays and fails to register a point, including last night's overtime loss (the 24-game stretch follows a pair of wins without Ovechkin pointing in the season's first two games). They've managed a 27-6-3 mark in the 36 games this season (18-1-3 in the last 22) in which he has tallied at least a goal or an assist.