Athletistic / Hockey. NHL regular season play concluded in Washington at Capital One Arena. The local Washington Capitals hosted the New York Rangers.

The match ended with a score of 3:2 in favor of the hosts.

Rangers defender Adam Fox opened the scoring in the first half. At the end of the first half, the hosts restored the balance of the score thanks to a goal from Anthony Mantha. In the second period, Fox scored twice. But in the third period, Washington turned the situation around. First, Nik Dowd scored, then TJ Oshie gave his team the lead.

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In the second half, the same Fox scored twice, giving the visitors the lead again. In the third period, the hosts managed to turn the tide of the match – first, Nic Dowd, with a pass from Russian Evgeniy Kuznetsov, equalized the score of the match, and a few minutes later TJ Oshie gave the advantage to the hosts for the first time. in the game.

Russian striker Evgeny Kuznetsov provided the assist. Washington captain Alexander Ovechkin missed the game due to health issues.