Capitals send Leafs to 4th straight loss, 4-2

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TORONTO (AP) -- Alexander Semin and Jeff Halpern scored, and Alex Ovechkin picked up a pair of assists to lead the Washington Capitals to a 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.

Marcus Johansson and Keith Aucoin also scored for the Capitals, who carried a 4-0 lead into the final period. Michael Neuvirth had 28 saves for Washington.

Colby Armstrong and Tim Connolly scored third-period goals as Toronto lost its fourth straight overall and fourth in a row on home ice -- earning plenty of boos from the Air Canada Centre crowd.

James Reimer stopped 32 shots for the Maple Leafs.