- The Washington Times - Wednesday, December 20, 2006

Last night at Verizon Center:

SEEN & HEARD

Complaints by New Jersey goalie Martin Brodeur led to the NHL ban of mirrored visors even though only one player was using one — Alex Ovechkin. Some Caps fans plan to “salute” Brodeur during warmups Friday night by wearing tinted sunglasses at the Devils’ end.

OVECHKIN WATCH

Alex Ovechkin extended his points streak to eight games with a first-period goal. His longest points streak is 11 games, which was last season.

BY THE NUMBERS

31,306 Votes on the All-Star balloting this week for Olie Kolzig, jumping him from ninth to seventh. Alex Ovechkin remained second among forwards, adding 66,745 to his totals in the past week.

Dave Fay

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