Alex Ovechkin lit the lamp in the third period, beating New Jersey goalie Martin Brodeur to give the Caps a 4-2 lead.
Washington went on to lose 5-4 in overtime.
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts from the Capitals’ 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes Friday night at PNC Arena:
After “extensive” review and a conference call with the Capitals, NHL Director of Player Safety Brendan Shanahan believed Tom Wilson and the Capitals were punished enough Tuesday night in their 5-
Over the next day or two there will be plenty of discussion over whether Capitals right wing Tom Wilson deserved a suspension for his big hit on Flyers center Brayden Schenn Tuesday night.