Philadelphia Flyers


PHILADELPHIA -- Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 4-3 preseason shootout win over the Flyers Monday night at the WellsFargoCenter.


Brandon Anderson sees the Capitals’ depth chart at goaltender and recognizes his climb to the NHL is impeded by names like Braden Holtby, Michal Neuvirth, Philipp Grubauer and David Leggio.


Back in the day, you could count on the first rookie game of training camp to be a hard-hitting, high-scoring, glove-dropping mess.

In a good way, of course.


Hours before Robert Griffin III and the Redskins open the NFL season on Sept.


Thursday’s meeting between the NHL and its players’ union was viewed by many as the tipping point in negotiations for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement.