Pacioretty scored 3:08 into overtime, Carey Price made 36 saves and the Montreal Canadiens edged the Washington Capitals 1-0 on Saturday for their fifth consecutive win.
Coach Barry Trotz demanded Wednesday that the Capitals identify their weaknesses from the past two weeks and confront them against the Penguins. The result? A 4-0 throttling at Verizon Center.
Ovechkin scored two goals, one at even strength and one on the power play, to lead the Capitals to a 4-0 victory over the Penguins on Wednesday.
Atkinson and Tyutin each had a goal and an assist, and reserve goaltender Curtis McElhinney made 25 saves to lead the Blue Jackets to a 4-3 win over the Capitals on Tuesday night.
Schilling has played in two games with the Capitals — one in 2012-13, one last season — and will serve as the seventh defenseman for the time being.