Semyon Varlamov allowed four goals on 22 shots versus the Capitals Thursday. It was another rough outing against the mighty Washington club but this time his offense came through with eight goals to win for the first time this season against the Capitals.
Varlamov has had a long career, with two great seasons and two terrible ones. Overall, he has been slightly above average. So far this season, his numbers have been better than his career averages.