Capitals rout Penguins 6-1 in Crosby’s return

WASHINGTON – With three of their top offensive players out, the Washington Capitals are still right there atop the Metropolitan Division. Even Sidney Crosby’s return couldn’t help Pittsburgh keep up. Garnet Hathaway scored his third goal in two games, Alex Ovechkin added two assists and the Capitals routed the Penguins 6-1 on Sunday night in Crosby’s first game back.