Skip to content

Video: Flyers get some revenge against Caps

Dec 17, 2013, 11:26 PM EDT

After losing two games to the Washington Capitals by a combined score of 12-2, the Philadelphia Flyers got some revenge on Tuesday, winning 5-2.

They also avenged Tom Wilson‘s questionable charge on Brayden Schenn in the process. Check out the highlights below:

Braden’s brother Luke Schenn didn’t deny that it was a little different seeing his sibling take a big hit, as the Philadelphia Daily News’ Frank Seravalli reports.

“It’s tough to see anyone get hit like that, when it’s your brother, it hits pretty hard. I was pretty rattled,” Luke Schenn said. ” … Helpless is exactly the way I felt. There’s absolutely nothing you can do but hope that he’s going to be OK.”

(As usual, the team on the other side is standing up for its player, as Capitals players and front office members don’t even think Wilson deserved a penalty.)

On the bright side, Flyers head coach Craig Berube’s early assessment is that the Flyers forward will be OK. That can obviously change over the next few days, though.

Regardless, Philly won this round in what’s becoming an increasingly contentious divisional rivalry. Unfortunately (or fortunately, for the squeamish), the two teams won’t play again until March 2, though.

Latest Posts
  1. Sharks go on the attack, defeat Kings in Game 1

    Apr 18, 2014, 1:21 AM EDT

    Los Angeles Kings v San Jose Sharks - Game One Getty Images

    Things got interesting in the third period.

  2. Video: Stastny scores late to send Avalanche-Wild to OT

    Apr 18, 2014, 12:41 AM EDT

    Anaheim Ducks v Colorado Avalanche Getty Images

    Colorado erases two-goal deficit to send it to extra time.

  3. Update: Jay Bouwmeester likely not injured after all

    Apr 18, 2014, 12:07 AM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Pittsburgh Penguins Getty Images

    It at least seems like Jonathan Toews is shaking off bumps and bruises.

  4. Video: Sharks’ Brown runs Voynov into Quick, scrum ensues

    Apr 17, 2014, 11:22 PM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-04-17 at 8.18.27 PM

    These teams don’t like each other.

  5. Video: Hjalmarsson lands big hit on Backes

    Apr 17, 2014, 10:58 PM EDT

    hjar AP

    The Blues forward is usually the aggressor.

  6. Sharks scratch Havlat in Game 1 against Kings

    Apr 17, 2014, 10:47 PM EDT

    martinhavlatgetty Getty Images

    Opting to go with Mike Brown instead.

  7. WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Wild at Colorado Avalanche (Game 1)

    Apr 17, 2014, 9:26 PM EDT

    Patrick Roy AP

    Did you hear Patrick Roy’s playing career ended against the Wild?

Featured video

Detroit must exploit Boston's young D
Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. E. Malkin (4383)
  2. T. Oshie (3735)
  3. M. Duchene (3590)
  4. B. Bishop (3042)
  5. H. Zetterberg (2848)
  1. P. Bergeron (2773)
  2. V. Tarasenko (2715)
  3. D. Backes (2712)
  4. M. Brodeur (2519)
  5. O. Palat (2419)