Two of them returned the favor Wednesday night. "Especially when you play against a great team, you have a tough matchup and when you beat them the feeling is unbelievable". "That line carried us tonight".
Backstrom previously went 21 games without a goal and was nearing his career-high of going 24 games without a goal.
T.J. Oshie remains questionable with an upper body injury while Chandler Stephenson is probable with an upper body injury. Though the two have complemented each other for more than a decade in Washington, Trotz started the season with them on separate lines. From that moment, Ovechkin continued to rise the National Hockey League scoring ranks while Backstrom struggled to score. Kane has never scored a goal AT Washington.
The lineup tweak worked wonders. Toews has eight goals and 19 points in 28 games this season. Backstrom's fourth goal of the season lifted the frustration that has amounted on his shoulders throughout the drought. His hard hits create space for Ovechkin and Backstrom in the offensive zone.
"He's always been a guy that's been full committed at both ends of the ice", Holtby said about Wilson. He's doing that. I think he's coming into his own as a player, not just a talent.
The second goal was all on Forsberg. But that five minutes doomed them, and they didn't have the firepower to come back after Lance Bouma scored late in the first period to give them a little lift until Jonathan Toews scored on a breakaway late in the third.
The Blackhawks head into Wednesday night's show down with the Capitals looking to maintain their recent success against Metro division opponents as they are 10-2 in their last 12 contests but they have dropped four games in a row overall and need to shake out of their early season funk. Ovechkin also finished with four points, while Backstrom recorded three. But even when he wasn't scoring, Backstrom remained poised. "Still, we have a lot of things to improve, but right now we're all right".
Still, there are questions lingering, and there is a chance that his injury issues could become more serious the older he gets. While not a stellar start for the New Orleans Pelicans (12-12), there are some positives to take away.
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The team took the field for their first full practice of the week Wednesday, and things started off without a hitch. There is no indication that Sunday afternoon's game will be changed or affected. "He's a big back", Graham said.
The utilities provider reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.11. Finally, Deutsche Bank raised FirstEnergy from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th.
He tied the division's all-time record of two consecutive title defenses in May, in a knockout win over Junior dos Santos . The only time both undisputed titles were on the line on the same night was at UFC 44 in September 2003.
Discover officially announced its relationship on Tuesday, soon after Apple Pay Cash officially went live in the U.S. Apple Pay Cash's person-to-person payment feature is available to users that are at least 18 years old.
Defensively, the Raiders are yielding 23.2 points and 346.0 total yards (241.1 in passing and 104.9 in rushing) per game. That makes this a massive game for Oakland in terms of the division standings, because a sweep would win a tiebreaker.
The Ibrox club plan to return with a second offer of over £1million in compensation in a bid to move things along. What is clear is that Milne is determined not to lose his boss to his club's main rivals for second place.
Possible break in Border Patrol Agent's death?
Investigators were told the 2004 Pontiac Grand Am the three were traveling in broke down in Tatum, New Mexico, near Portales. A second person, reportedly familiar with the brothers, identified the two men in the group by name to the informant.
Small airplane crashes near Chesterfield gas station
Corporal Juston Wheetley with the Missouri State Highway Patrol said the call came in Wednesday afternoon for the emergency. The pilot was the only person on the plane and no one else was injured in the crash.
Go Edition to follow
Android Go is built on Android Oreo , but will come optimized for the smartphones that feature less than 1 GB of RAM. Android 8 .1 Oreo gets Neural Networks API which enables faster computation and interface on your Android smartphone.
LeBron leads Cavaliers to 13th straight victory
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Cavaliers are listed as a 12.5-point favorite on the spread line . What follows is a live recap of the Cavs' franchise-tying win and how the comeback victory went down.
HWL 2017: India knock-out Belgium to reach semis
A quick change of passes helped them deal with Belgium's superiority on slick ball control and one-on-one advantage. Belgians held possession and were all over India but the hosts held firm to push the match into a shoot-out.
Dollar General Corporation (DG) Analysts See $0.93 EPS
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