GEICO SportsNet Central Update with Greg Toland-2/18
Sat, 18 Feb 2012|
CSN Washington dot com. Geico sports net central update. Everybody Greg told -- your Geico sports net central update we start things off with the capitals. They were facing Florida Bobby your -- out two hall of famers taking in the game there's Mike Knuble back in the lineup and they're striking first with less than a minute left in the first period. Stephen -- behind the former capital Tomas Fleischman his nineteenth goal of the season one nothing panthers' second here -- -- looking for some offense looks like great Miller to -- inside. Jose Theodore makes a nice -- take another look. As Brooks gets in there but. Theodore is there for the stop. -- appearing caps threatening like shot. Deflect an umpire Mike Knuble for goalie interference that gates -- goal Knuble. Would head to the box for goalie interference. Third period caps on the power play still down a goal. The scramble in front Alex Ovechkin find it ties it at one -- these 24 of the season. Later in the period the caps strike again this time the other Alex seven sizes it up. Fires it and scores his sixteenth of the season that would be the difference the caps hold on from what's needed to to one victory. The goalie was good tonight. You know we just kept getting more pressure more pressure and you know just keep it -- the net and the guys did a good job of you don't didn't get there and -- We got rewards work you don't get a goal disallowed in the it's always tough but you know the guys you know -- they're ready to play tonight -- -- -- -- not. And then they were they wanted to win that. Since Randy Wittman took over as head coach the Wizards had a new attitude unfortunately some of their old habits still rear its ugly head. In -- the Wizards defense was nonexistent. Especially against Jazz center Al Jefferson. There is Randy Wittman is Wizards head wine to their last three games on the road coming into last night early on looking good John Wall to JaVale McGee take another look. Wall with one of his five -- to -- finished with fifteen points but it was the Al Jefferson show. Jefferson with the ball spins and scores then and almost the same spot he does the same thing. Then Jefferson gets the game and being. Throws it -- Al Jefferson with 26 points in the first half Jazz led by twelve. Second half where the same Jefferson still feel it it drains the jumper putting the Jazz up by. Eighteen. John Wall continuing to play hard in the -- and takes away from Earl Watson. And watched John just scrolling. Watson for two of his team high. 24 points but it was far from enough the rookie Alec Burks. Drives and finishes with this week. Lay up he had thirteen off the bench Jefferson finished with 34 the Jazz would easily won fourteen to 100. We have 26 of you know you get a guy going she's got confidence and I was making jump shots and things of that nature. I coached and guys -- I know. Tried to tell you these guys. Gotta fight when a guy is going to have a little you know stood -- spoke to a place fuel you know this golf balls for. He'll fight to get through this second. It can be came in in your body being able to boxing's -- and now loft off of what we didn't do that at all first. And that'll do it from here on the Comcast sports net studios I'm Greg stolen for CSN Washington dot com. CSN Washington dot com.