he Penguins' power play went 0 for 4 with four shots on goal.

WASHINGTON (AP) – Tom Wilson scored the go-ahead goal to lift the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

It’s just their second victory in six games this season between the longtime rivals.

READ MORE: Police: Armed Bystander Intervened In Shooting At Park City Center Mall In Lancaster, Shot Suspect

Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie also scored for Washington.

READ MORE: New Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Westmoreland County

Vitek Vanecek allowed two goals three minutes apart and finished with 26 saves. The Penguins’ power play went 0 for 4 with four shots on goal.

MORE NEWS: Allegheny County Police And Corrections Officers Unions Sue Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

(Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.)