National Hockey League
Washington 2, Philadelphia 1
Saturday, May 8, 2021 7:00 PM
When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, May 8, 2021
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, District of Columbia
Referees: Peter MacDougall, Jon McIsaac
Linesmen: Ryan Gibbons, Kory Nagy
Attendance: 2133
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final OT123OTT
Philadelphia 00101
Washington 00112
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 24-23-4-4 11-12-3-1 13-11-1-3 L1
Washington 35-15-3-2 16-8-2-1 19-7-1-1 W1
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Washington Capitals have a 16-8-2-1 record at home this season. The Philadelphia Flyers have a 13-11-1-3 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Capitals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Philadelphia has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Flyers have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Lars Eller played for 25:49 during 32 shifts and scored 1 point. Lars Eller had 1 goal and 0 assists.
  • Scott Laughton played for 15:11 during 20 shifts and scored 1 point. Scott Laughton had 1 goal and 0 assists.
  • Washington had 4 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
  • Philadelphia had 2 powerplay opportunities and converted 0 of them.
Top Game Performances
Philadelphia   Washington
Scott Laughton 1 Points Lars Eller 1
Scott Laughton 1 Goals Lars Eller 1
James van Riemsdyk 1 Assists Nic Dowd 1
N/A Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Alex Lyon .950 Save Percentage Craig Anderson .966
Alex Lyon 38 Saves Craig Anderson 28
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Philadelphia 29 1 0-2 4-4 14 31
Washington 40 2 0-4 2-2 12 19
Upcoming Games
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Boston. The Capitals have a W/L % of .618 after a win and .650 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game at home against New Jersey. The Flyers have a W/L % of .292 after a win and .533 after a loss.