Instant analysis of the Capitals’ ugly but effective 5-4 win over the Florida Panthers Thursday night at BB&TCenter”
The Capitals beat the Panthers 5-4 on Thursday night, but Mike Green almost scored another on a breakaway. Tim Thomas made the save from his back.
Alex Ovechkin returned to the Caps and picked up right where he left off with this goal to beat Tim Thomas of the Panthers.
Nicklas Backstrom scored a goal against the Panthers in his first game back with the Capitals from the 2014 Olympics.
Brooks Laich channeled his inner Alex Ovechkin on Thursday night with this beautiful goal against the Panthers.