CAPITALS vs. Flyers
FIRST-ROUND SCHEDULE (*if necessary)
|Game 1||Friday at Washington||7 p.m.||Comcast SportsNet, Versus|
|Game 2||Sunday at Washington||2 p.m.||WRC-4, WBAL-11|
|Game 3||Tuesday at Philadelphia||7 p.m.||Comcast SportsNet, Versus|
|Game 4||April 17 at Philadelphia||7 p.m.||Comcast SportsNet, Versus|
|Game 5*||April 19 at Washington||1 p.m.||WRC-4, WBAL-11|
|Game 6*||April 21 at Philadelphia||TBD||Comcast SportsNet, Versus|
|Game 7*||April 22 at Washington||TBD||Comcast SportsNet|
Injured Flyers Daniel Brière (lower body) and Derian Hatcher (broken leg) practiced yesterday and are aiming to return in the first round against the Capitals. Brière said he might play Friday; Hatcher said he hopes to return Sunday.
BY THE NUMBERS
Regular season goals for LW Alex Ovechkin and D Mike Green. They're the first teammates to lead the NHL in overall goals and goals for a defenseman since Pittsburgh's Mario Lemieux and Paul Coffey in 1988-89.
"He wasn't a very good housekeeper. [But] Bruce was a good player. He was really gifted with the puck, smart, kind of lippy."
Flyers GM Paul Holmgren on Capitals Coach Bruce Boudreau, his minor league roommate