The Capitals are learning how to protect leads. They are also winning when Alex Ovechkin doesn't score.
Troy Brouwer's early goal gave got the Capitals off to a fast start against the Red Wings. Here's how they held on.
Detroit netminder Jimmy Howard was taken off the ice on a stretcher in the first period against the Caps.
The Caps waisted little time on Saturday with an early power play strike courtesy of Troy Brouwer.