Ottawa Senators beat Washington Capitals 6-4

WASHINGTON (AP) - Bobby Ryan scored two goals and the Ottawa Senators topped the Washington Capitals 6-4 on Wednesday.

Zack Smith scored the go-ahead goal with 2:23 remaining.

Smith's goal at came 17:37 of the third after Washington's John Carlson tied the game on a Capitals' power play.

Chris Phillips had a goal and an assist, and Mika Zibanejad and Colin Greening added goals for Ottawa. Erik Karlsson had two assists.

It was Ottawa's first win in regulation at the Verizon Center since March 12, 2006.

Eric Fehr, Marcus Johansson and Brooks Laich also scored for Washington, which led 3-1 before dropping its fourth straight.