5 years ago

This time, Capitals coach Adam Oates was on the wrong side of an Ilya Kovalchuk game-winner.

Only the best can make the bad-angle shot Kovalchuk converted with 20.5 seconds remaining in overtime. "I've seen that before," said Capitals coach Adam Oates, a Devils assistant the last two seasons. "I used to like it." Kovalchuk has two goals and two assists on the year.