National Hockey League Game Capsules

Updated: November 20, 2013

Ottawa, ON ( – Mikko Koivu’s tally inside of three minutes
left in regulation sent Minnesota past Ottawa, 4-3, on Wednesday. Dany Heatley
and Jonas Brodin added a goal and assist apiece for the Wild, who rebounded
from a 6-2 loss in Montreal on Monday to win for the fifth time in the last
six games. Josh Harding made 34 saves for the victory, Minnesota’s first
over Ottawa since a 5-2 triumph on Mar. 16, 2004. Kyle Turris, Mika
Zibanejad and Milan Michalek scored for the Senators, who have dropped three
in a row and four of five. Craig Anderson surrendered all four goals on just
25 shots in the setback.

Final Score: Pittsburgh 4, Washington 0

Washington, DC ( – Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all 18 shots he
faced for his second shutout of the season, and four different Pittsburgh
players lit the lamp as the Penguins shut down Washington, 4-0, in the first
meeting between these new Metropolitan Division rivals at Verizon Center. Paul
Martin, Beau Bennett, Sidney Crosby and James Neal tallied for the
Penguins, the Metro leaders who have won three of four and increased
their lead over the Caps to three points. Evgeni Malkin contributed two
assists for the victorious visitors. Braden Holtby made 36 saves in defeat
for the Capitals, whose three-game win streak came to a halt.