Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores First Goal of the Season Against Avalanche, Picks Up Fourth Point in Three Games

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Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his first goal of the season Tuesday night as the team clashed with the Colorado Avalanche at Capital One Arena.

At the 6:15 mark, Kuznetsov opened tonight’s scoring and gave the Capitals a 1-0 lead in the first period. Defenseman John Carlson assisted.

Kuznetsov also broke out the beloved bird celly:

This goal marked Kuznetsov’s first of the season and fourth point in three games (1g, 3a). Additionally, Carlson is ten assists away from passing Michal Pivonka for third on the Capitals’ franchise assists list.

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 Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores First Goal of the Season Against Avalanche, Picks Up Fourth Point in Three Games

  1. Anonymous says:

    That was prime Kuzy. Hopefully we see a lot more of that.

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