Capitals 4, Rangers 1
Alexander Semin scored a pair of goals for the Capitals in a home win.
New York Rangers' Artem Anisomov, (42) of Russia, is held by Washington Capitals' Karl Alzner (27) as he tries to maneuver the puck in front of Capitals' goalie Tomas Vokoun of Czech Republic, during first period of their NHL hockey game. (Dec. 28, 2011)
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 28: Artem Anisimov #42 of the New York Rangers and Joel Ward #42 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck during the first period at Verizon Center on December 28, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)