ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Ryan Miller became the all-time leader in wins by a U.S.-born goaltender as the Anaheim Ducks beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Sunday night.
Miller, who missed 24 games due to a knee injury, made 23 saves in his first start since Dec. 9 against New Jersey. He got his 375th victory, breaking a tie with John Vanbiesbrouck.
Miller is 5-2-1 with a 2.64 GAA in 11 games during his second season as the backup to John Gibson, who has started 45 of Anaheim's 59 games.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
Ryan Miller passes John Vanbiesbrouck for most wins by U.S.-born goaltender