Written By: Mark ôThe Hard Hitterö Ritter
For a lot of NHL fans, Tuesday night's Flyers/Capitals game was a must watch. The game featured some of the NHLÆs best players and was to feature an interesting pre-Olympic matchup with Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger going head-to-head with the Capitals Alex Ovechkin.
In the end, the match did not disappoint. There were plenty of hits, lots of scoring chances, a couple of lead changes, a penalty shot and three power play goals. Unfortunately for the Flyers, they ended up on the short end of the stick and the loss may be enough to bump them from the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference before the month is over.
The Flyers and Caps roared out to a quick start in the first period with both teams combining for 21 shots. ...
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Article written by Mark Ritter