John Carlson's deep shot puts the Capitals on the board just before the first period ends, cutting the Penguins lead to 2-1.
The Capitals and Penguins wasted no time getting feisty with one another, as Tom Wilson and Chris Kunitz got into a scrap near the Pittsburgh bench in the first period.
Tonight the Capitals face off with the rival Penguins in their final regular season meeting of 2014-15. Join the conversation on social media with Capitals Pulse!
A Capitals win tonight over the Penguins would not only give them their fourth straight against their rivals, but it would move Washington to third place in the Metro division.