Ovechkin finally makes penalty shot; Caps win 5-3

Philadelphia Flyers left wing Daniel Carcillo (13) gets tangled up with Washington Capitals center Dave Steckel, right, during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

January 17, 2010 2:46:52 PM PST
Brooks Laich scored twice, including a short-handed goal in the third period, Alex Ovechkin finally made a penalty shot, and the Washington Capitals kept up their four-goals-or-more pace Sunday with a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.