The Capitals received a solid performance in goal by Braden Holtby and a pair of goals from their captain in their first win of the season.
Capitals Michael Latta and Bruins Bobby Robins go after each other in the first period.
The Capitals strike first against the Bruins thanks to Alex Ovechkin.
The Capitals want to forge an identity similar to the one the Bruins have established under Claude Julien. The two teams butt helmets tonight at 7 p.m. on CSN.