Mathieu Perreault (85) the Washington Capitals celebrates with his team after scoring in the second period against the Columbus Blue Jackets to make the score 3-0 in the second period in preseason hockey at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC, Monday, September 26, 2011. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Mathieu Perreault (85) the Washington Capitals celebrates with his team after scoring in the second period against the Columbus Blue Jackets to make the score 3-0 in the second period in preseason hockey at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC, Monday, September 26, 2011. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)