The Washington Times - February 3, 2009, 08:06PM

Viktor Kozlov is not on the bench to start the second period. Tomas Fleischmann took the first shift with Alex Ovechkin and Sergei Fedorov and Boyd Gordon was on the ice with Michael Nylander and Eric Fehr — a line that produced a goal for a 3-0 lead.

UPDATE: A team spokesman said Kozlov has a tweaked groin and may return for the third period.