Flyers vs. Capitals: Live Score, Updates and Analysis

Ryan DavenportContributor IFebruary 1, 2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MARCH 22: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates away after failing to score in teh shootout against Ilya Bryzgalov #30 of the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on March 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Flyers defeated the Capitals 2-1 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Tonight, two of the NHL's most disappointing teams went head to head in our nation's capital, as the Washington Capitals took on their hated opponents from the north in the Philadelphia Flyers

Despite sitting last in the conference heading into the game, the Caps exceeded expectations and took control of the contest during the third period after getting goals from Troy Brouwer and Wojtek Wolski.

Thanks for tuning in for updates, running commentary and assorted random musings surrounding the Capitals-Flyers clash in Washington. 

Final Score- Washington 3, Philadelphia 2