clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Capitals vs. Kings Second Period Thread

NHL: Los Angeles Kings at Washington Capitals
Nov 30, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) shoots the puck as Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez (27) defends in the third period at Capital One Arena. The Kings won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Alex Ovechkin recorded his 38th goal of the season, but the lead would hold for only a little under two minutes as Austin Wagner responded to even up the score at once apiece. Brett Connolly struck with under five to go to keep his hot scoring going, but Tyler Toffoli’s powerplay marker came 2:05 later to bring the scoring even at two-apiece.