Senators forward Chris Neil looked to go in high on a hit to Alex Ovechkin, unfortunately for him, Ovechkin braced for the hit and dealt out some punishment of his own.
The Capitals head to Canada's capital city to take on the Ottawa Senators at 7:30 on CSN+. Go live with Capitals Pulse here.
News and notes as the Capitals [20-14-5] visit the Ottawa Senators [16-18-7] tonight at the Canadian Tire Centre [7:30 p.m., CSN]:
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals [20-14-5] put Sunday’s 2-1 shootout loss in Buffalo behind them and turn their attention to tonight’s game against the Ottawa Senators [16-18-7]