Capitals general manager George McPhee says there is not much of an appetite for dramatic rule changes in the NHL.
The Capitals recalled goaltender Braden Holtby this morning from Hershey.
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Mark Stuart has been fined 2,500 for his late hit on Caps forward Marcus Johansson.
The Caps visited MTS Centre in Winnipeg Friday riding the confidence of a four-game win streak. Despite a gutsy effort, they would not leave victorious.
The Winnipeg Jets defeated the Washington Capitals, 3-2, tonight. Jets' defenseman Dustin Byfuglien scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and Winnipeg was able to prevent another Washington comeback.