Proud of Dowd: Capitals’ Nic Dowd Nets Ninth Goal of the Season, New Career-High

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Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd scored his ninth goal of the season during Saturday’s game against the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. He set a new career-high in goals.

The tally came at 12:21 of the second period, giving the Capitals a 3-2 lead. Defensemen Trever van Riemsdyk and Brenden Dillon assisted.

As mentioned, the goal established a new career-high.

Additionally, van Riemsdyk picked up his first assist of the season, and Dillon recorded his fourteenth helper thus far.

This is the second goal of the night from the fourth line. Forward Garnet Hathaway opened the scoring in the first period.

By Della Young

About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
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1 Response to Proud of Dowd: Capitals’ Nic Dowd Nets Ninth Goal of the Season, New Career-High

  1. Anonymous says:

    Pay the man!

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