Caps Drop Vegas 5-2

Alex Ovechkin scored a pair of goals as the Capitals cruised past the Golden Knights 5-2 in a NHL Stanley Cup rematch in D.C.  

Evgeny Kuznetsov also scored and handed out three assists for Washington on Wednesday night, which improved to 2-0-and-1.  

Cody Eakin and Reilly Smith had goals for Vegas, which fell behind 2-0 midway through the game and never caught up.

The Knights slipped to 1-3-and-0.