Rather than score an empty-net goal himself, the Capitals' top center protected the puck so that Troy Brouwer could reach the 20-goal plateau.
The Caps have been outscored 6-1 and outshot 51-31 in the first period over the past six games.
Washington's futility against Pittsburgh continues and here are the reasons why.
Kuznetsov's new teammates try to avoid putting pressure on the 21-year-old.
The 5:02 span in the third period that changed the course of Saturday's game.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss at Boston.
The big winger is coming from the NHL's first-place team to one that is on the outside of the playoff picture.
Notes and observations on the win in South Florida.
Notes and observations from the win against the Devils.
Notes and observations from Washington's win.