Mikhail Grabovski and Eric Fehr teamed up for the Capitals' two regulation goals and in the shootout to help Washington beat Montreal 3-2 (SO) on Friday night.
Capitals goalie Michal Neuvirth will not travel with the team to play the Islanders after suffering an injury during pregame warmups on Friday night.
Braden Holtby was supposed to have the night off before a freak incident pulled Michael Neuvirth from the starting lineup. He filled in quite nicely in the team's 3-2 (SO) win.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-2 win (SO) over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night at Verizon Center.
Braden Holtby will start for the Capitals against the Montreal Canadiens after Michael Neuvirth left the ice with an apparent lower body injury.