The Caps blew a two-goal lead for the third straight game and this time, they paid for it.
Jay Beagle was the beneficiary of a sweet dish from Joel Ward that gave the Caps a 3-2 lead against the Flyers.
Nicklas Backstrom thought he had a goal. So did more than 18,000 fans at Verizon Center.
One point separates the the Capitals from the Flyers. A win today would put the Caps in playoff position.
Every game for the Capitals is a big one, and they suffered a crushing defeat to the Flyers after leading 4-2 in the third period.