How it happened: An offensive zone giveaway led to Wayne Simmonds’ go-ahead goal 3:50 into the third period as the Flyers held the Caps to a season-low 14 shots and 1-for-6 on the
The Flyers tried to hand Matt Niskanen some payback for a hit in their previous game, but it was Niskanen who got the best of Scott Laughton in a fight.
At his pre-game media available today Capitals coach Barry Trotz said he thinks defenseman Mike Green is “fine” and is expected him to face the Philadelphia Flyers today at Verizon Center [3 p.m.,
News and notes as the Capitals [28-15-10, 66 points], close out a string of six games in nine nights with a home contest against the Philadelphia Flyers [22-22-8, 52 points]:
There appears to be a difference of opinion in Philadelphia between coach and general manager regarding the team’s response to Matt Niskanen’s hit on Scott Laughton.