WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Jason Chimera's second goal of the game Wednesday, coming 1:52 into overtime, gave the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory over Winnipeg.
The Capitals snapped Winnipeg's three-game winning streak and improved their home record this season to 8-1-1.
Washington took a one-goal lead on three occasions in regulation and Winnipeg came back to deadlock the contest each time.
Chimera's first goal came on a tip-in with 6:27 to go in the first period, giving the Capitals a 2-1 advantage. Kyle Wellwood tied it with 3:30 left in the opening stanza.