Things are getting heated in Columbus. The Caps took a 2-0 lead in the first, but gave up two goals in the second.
News and notes as the Capitals [14-10-6, 34 points] visit the Columbus Blue Jackets [13-15-2, 28 points] tonight at Nationwide Arena [7 p.m., CSN]:
As a fighter, Tom Wilson has always prided himself as a player with a face that could take a punch.
But a two-handed cross-check to the jaw?
Capitals coach Barry Trotz liked a lot of what he saw in the Capitals’ 3-2 overtime loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The way it ended was not one of them.