The Capitals looked like the better team for most of the night Tuesday, but their inability to stay out of the box cost them against the Oilers.
The Capitals had a two-goal lead late in the third period, but it wasn't enough as the Oilers shocked them in a shootout for Washington's third straight loss.
Alex Ovechkin's second goal of the first period on Tuesday night smashed the glass covering of CSN's in-net camera.
This week's installment of Capitals Top Five Plays of the Week includes a beauty of a one-timer by Ovechkin and a crushing hit by Niskanen.
The Capitals host the reeling Edmonton Oilers as they hope to snap a two-game losing streak. Follow the conversation with Capitals Pulse as you watch on CSN.