Jason Chimera slipped behind the defense and in front of the net where Nicklas Backstrom found him for the first goal of Friday night's game vs. Detroit.
Michal Neuvirth's sensational save on Friday night against Detroit kept the game scoreless in the first period. Watch the replay here.
Washington travels to Detroit in pursuit of their third win in four games when they face the Red Wings. Coverage begins on CSN at 7 p.m.
If the playoffs started today, the Capitals and Red Wings would be on the outside looking in. Catch tonight's action beginning at 7 p.m. with Capitals Central on CSN before puck drop at 7:30.