Nicklas Backstrom strikes first, Caps lead 1-0

Posted on November 01, 2013 by John Walton

The Capitals are in the City of Brotherly Love to conclude their five game road trip, facing the struggling Flyers. Late in the first period, Nicklas Backstrom shot a one-timer from Martin Erat over the shoulder of goaltender Steve Mason to give Washington a 1-0 lead.

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