Ovechkin, Mantha lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Kraken


              Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) tries to get the puck past Seattle Kraken goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31) and defenseman Carson Soucy (28) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals defenseman Alexander Alexeyev (27) is tended to by left wing Marcus Johansson (90) after he was hit by Seattle Kraken defenseman Jamie Oleksiak during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Seattle Kraken left wing Brandon Tanev (13) skates with the puck against Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Irwin (52) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) stares at Seattle Kraken defenseman Jamie Oleksiak (24) after Oleksiak received a match penalty during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson (74) and Seattle Kraken left wing Andre Burakovsky (95) collide along the boards during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) skates with the puck during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Seattle Kraken, Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Ovechkin, Mantha lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Kraken