Capitals 2, Thrashers 1
Winger Matt Bradley's first goal since January helps the Washington Capitals end a three-game slide.
Washington's Nicklas Backstrom collides with Atlanta's Jim Slater as they battle for the puck during the first period.
The Capitals' Mike Knuble goes after a loose puck.
The Capitals' Brooks Laich returns to action wearing a full face guard after recently taking a puck to the face in practice.
The Capitals' Tomas Fleischmann gains control of the puck.
The Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, Mike Green and Nicklas Backstrom celebrate Backstrom's first-period goal.
Alex Ovechkin navigates through the Atlanta defense.
The Capitals' Mike Green pins the Thrashers' Niclas Bergfors on the glass during the second period.
The Capitals' Shaone Morrisonn crashes into the glass with the Thrashers' Colby Armstrong.
Capitals goalie Semyon Varlamov stopped all but one of the 20 shots he faced against Atlanta.
The Capitals' Mathieu Perreault is slow to get up after taking a forearm to the head.
Atlanta's Tim Stapleton scores during the second period.
Alex Ovechkin and Mike Knuble break for a loose puck.
Matt Bradley celebrates with his Capitals teammates after his third- period goal.
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