Shane Gersich

Shane Gersich

Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 11"/180 lbs
Born: Chaska, Minnesota
Draft: 2014 5th round (134th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • The Canadian Press

    Jets visit the Capitals following shutout victory

    Winnipeg Jets (17-12-5, fifth in the Central) vs. Washington Capitals (21-9-9, third in the Metropolitan)Washington; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: The Washington Capitals host Winnipeg after the Jets shut out Detroit 3-0. Connor Hellebuyck earned the victory in the net for Winnipeg after collecting 33 saves.The Capitals have gone 10-5-5 in home games. Washington is first in the Eastern Conference with 5.4 assists per game, led by Lucas Johansen averaging 1.0.The Jets are 7-6-4 on the road. Win

  • The Canadian Press

    Pettersson scores twice, Canucks beat Capitals to snap skid

    WASHINGTON — Elias Pettersson insisted he never worried throughout a monthlong drought about when his next goal would come. “Sometimes it just doesn't go your way,” he said. “I know what I’m capable of.” The gifted Swede showed Sunday what he's capable of, scoring twice to help the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 and snap a three-game losing streak. Pettersson had two goals in the first five minutes of the second period after not scoring the past seven games dating to Dec. 14

  • The Canadian Press

    Ovechkin and Washington take on Vancouver

    Vancouver Canucks (16-18-3, seventh in the Pacific) vs. Washington Capitals (21-8-9, third in the Metropolitan)Washington; Sunday, 2 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Capitals -181, Canucks +154; over/under is 6BOTTOM LINE: Alex Ovechkin and Washington square off against Vancouver. Ovechkin is second in the NHL with 53 points, scoring 25 goals and recording 28 assists.The Capitals have gone 10-4-5 in home games. Washington ranks ninth in the league averaging 3.3 goals per game, led by Ovechkin wi