Ottawa Senators at Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals left wing Alexander Semin of Russia (C) celebrates his goal in the 1st period with defenseman Karl Alzner (27), left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) of Russia, and center Nicklas Backstrom of Sweden (R) against the Ottawa Senators on December 12, 2008 at Verizon Center in Washington. (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.