St. Louis Blues at Washington Capitals
St. Louis Blues right wing Brad Boyes (22) fires a shot on goal in the 1st period against Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner (27) on December 18, 2008 at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. (UPI Photo/ Mark Goldman)
A power-play goal from Dan Girardi in the first minute of the third period put New York in front Wednesday and the Rangers went on to nip Washington 4-3.
Carl Hagelin scored his fifth goal in four games and Derek Stepan notched the game-winner Sunday in the New York Rangers' 2-1 decision over Washington.
Jordan Eberle broke a tie with a power-play goal in the second period Thursday that sent the Edmonton Oilers to a 2-1 victory over Washington.
Milan Jurcina's second goal this season Saturday lifted the Washington Capitals to 2-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.
The Chicago Blackhawks Friday made winger Patrick Kane the first pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.