Two of them returned the favor Wednesday night. Since reuniting with Backstrom, Ovechkin has eight goals in seven games, riding his best goal-scoring pace since the 2007-08 season, when he scored 65 as a 22-year-old.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Adam Henrique scored his first two goals for the Ducks in his home debut, and Ryan Miller made 29 saves for his first shutout for Anaheim in victory over slumping Ottawa. Ovechkin scored shortly after to signal an abrubt end to Forsberg's night. Backstrom hadn't scored since October 14 in Philadelphia, matching the second-longest drought of his career.
During the first period, Backstrom patroled the Capitals' offensive zone as Tom Wilson dished the puck to Alex Ovechkin. I thought they played quick and they played heavy, and they sort of took the game over. "He gets pucks, he keeps plays alive". Andre Burakovsky practiced for a second straight day but Trotz said his return from surgery on his broken thumb will likely be put off another game or two. He allowed three goals on 10 shots. You can't fault Joel Quenneville for trying, especially after his team failed to win any of their four games last week. "You can be misled by the shot (total) or maybe it looked like we had some looks there". It was a soft goal to give up for Forsberg, pressed into duty because top goaltender Corey Crawford is on injured reserve with an undisclosed "lower-body" injury. The Blackhawks have failed to win in 13 of their last 19 road games as well. "I think he's figuring out to create offense at the same time as being very responsible defensively". On Wednesday night, the Capitals did it without top-six forward T.J.
The Capitals won, 4-1, versus the San Jose Sharks on Monday.
Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake Strikes Jammu and Kashmir On Wednesday, a strong tremors were felt in New Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) as a 5.5 magnitude quake struck Uttarakhand. According to the National Seismological Centre, the quake took place around 8.49 pm and had a depth of at least 30 kilometres.
Backstrom's production, or lack thereof, could be attributed to head coach Barry Trotz' opting to seperate Backstrom and Ovechkin to different lines. Trotz said forward Andre Burakovsky, out since October after surgery to fix his broken left thumb, could possibly play Friday against the New York Rangers. However, forward Chandler Stephenson (upper body) is expected back in the lineup following a one-game absence.
Chicago's leading scorer Patrick Kane (27 points) has gone two straight games without a point.
Capitals: Host the New York Rangers on Friday night.
They shot just 29 from the field in the second half (16-of-55), and did not have any fast break points in the second half. The loss was Denver's second in a row to start a six-game road trip and dropped the Nuggets to 3-9 away from Pepsi Center.
It would be a shocker if the tech giant confirmed or denied any of the rumored specs or features of the 2018 lineup at this point. Nikkei revealed that the low cost of iPhone would be due to usage of LCD display instead of OLED which is most expensive.
Buhari pledged that prison reforms and decongestion would continue to receive prompt attention from his administration. He charged them to engage in lawful ventures to enable them to become useful members of the society.
Their tough tests will not slow down, as their next matchup comes against the No. 12 Gonzaga Bulldogs on Sunday. Three-point goals: 5-20, .250 (Newman 2-4, Mykhailiuk 2-8, Graham 1-5, Garrett 0-1, Vick 0-2).
Currently McCown has a quarterback rating of 96.7. "I've been saying that", said Bowles, when asked the lingering question. He's only been active for two out of his first 28 games. "Just waiting for that opportunity".
Muzamil took him to Wuthmula where the militants came out from the orchard and fired at Dar, killing him on the spot. The arrested militant is accused of hatching a criminal conspiracy in the murder of the sepoy.
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So I think those two things are always tied together". "Our maturity level keeps going up each week, each game", Robinson said. He is shooting nearly 80 percent from the line this season after shooting 55 percent as a freshman two years ago.
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De Juniac urged governments to "raise their game" and do more to ensure infrastructure can cope with higher aviation demand. Fuel was tipped to comprise 20.5 per cent of total costs for airlines in 2018, up from 18.8 per cent in the prior year.
Mourinho to swap Mata for Joao Mario
But only time will tell if Inter take up the offer, with the midfielder a very different type of player to Mata. Inter though refused to sell the player for any less than the €55million price tag on his head.
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