15. november 2008 / The Devils finish there run of loses
Last night’s game against the Washington Capitals was both dramatic and incredibly interesting. It ended in a win for the home team after penalty shootouts. Throughout the game the score was pretty much even with the Devils leading 4-5 up to the last minute of the final period. It was then that A.Ove?¨kin evened the score at 5-5 in the last second of regulation play. Following a goalless sudden death, Devils finally succeeded in penalty shout outs. Patrik Elias contributed 2 goals and 1 assist and was nominated 2nd MVP. "From my point of view today’s game was like the previous loses, except this time we were lucky, we seized the chance and got more goals. This win is important to regain our peace of mind, which we lost due to the recent defeats," were Patrik Elias’s comments on the match.