With the Islanders trailing 2-0, John Taveras cut the Caps' lead in half. After the ensuing face-off Tom Wilson and Matt Martin dropped the gloves and toppled to the ice for a fight.
After a very physical shift, Tom Wilson of the Capitals and Ryan Reaves of the Blues dropped gloves.
Despite all of the negatives that spilled out of the Capitals’ 6-5 loss to the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday night at Verizon Center – and there were plenty – there were also some bright spots.
Capitals coach Barry Trotz says it will be a game-time decision, but it appears he’s leaning toward inserting right wing Tom Wilson into the lineup in place of Eric Fehr tonight when the Detroit R