Your dreamboat and mine, Justin Williams, took two separate high-sticking minors in the first period, and the captain Alex Ovechkin took one for boarding, but the Capitals managed to kill off all three of them en route to a scoreless first period.
Jason Chimera got the Caps' best scoring chance of the game right off the opening face-off, which led to this sage tweet:
Great chance for the Chimdog. Gotta let the Ice Cheetah run, yall.— Jason Rogers (@HeyJayJRogers) February 23, 2016
0-0 after one.
Second period ahead...