Lars Eller Scores First Goal in Preseason as a Capital


Newly acquired Lars Eller notched his first career goal in Capitals garb, giving the Capitals a 2-1 win over the Islanders on Saturday night.

Eller’s power play goal, like the Capitals first goal in the game, was setup by a nifty dish from Justin Williams.


The call from John Walton:


The win was the first of the preseason for the Capitals. The Caps are back on the ice Monday night at Verizon Center when they host the St. Louis Blues.

By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Civil Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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