For a weekend at least, the Washington Capitals adjusted nicely to life without Alex Ovechkin. With their star forward out for a second straight night with an unspecified upper-body injury, Washington won its second game in a row with a 3-2 a shootout victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.
What would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?
The Florida Panthers are looking to extend their season-best winning streak to four.
If you can stop a hockey puck, the Florida Panthers desperately need to talk to you. The Panthers went to Washington hoping to right the ship, but instead were blown off the ice by the Washington Capitals, 7-1.
With growing confidence, the Washington Capitals are playing some of their best hockey of the season.
The Florida Panthers have dug themselves a deep hole to start the abbreviated 2013 season. The Panthers are just one point out of last place in the Eastern Conference, but just four points out of the final playoff spot.
The Florida Panthers gave fans everything they could ask for during Tuesday night’s game against the Washington Capitals.
So far this season very little has gone right for the Washington Capitals.
Very little has gone right for the NHL-worst Washington Capitals, who failed to keep up again their last time out.
The Florida Panthers came into the lockout-shortened 2013 season hoping to duplicate last season’s successful playoff run. But through six games of the season, the only thing colder than the ice the Panthers skate on has been the Panthers’ scoring.