Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) controls the puck in front of Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller during the second period of an NHL game in Detroit, Monday, March 19, 2012. The Capitals won 5-3. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Photo by: Carlos Osorio

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) controls the puck in front of Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller during the second period of an NHL game in Detroit, Monday, March 19, 2012. The Capitals won 5-3. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)