After Erik Gudbranson gave an elbow to Eric Fehr's head he and Troy Brouwer got into it. The ensuing 4-on-4 shortly yielded a game-tying goal from Nicklas Backstrom.
News and notes as the Capitals [17-12-2] visit the Florida Panthers [10-17-5] tonight at BB&T Arena in Sunrise, Fla. [7:30 p.m., CSN]:
Capitals coach Adam Oates figured he would nip the question in the bud.
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