Filed under: Stream Game Threads Capitals Playoffs 2016 Capitals vs. Flyers: Round 1, Game 1 Contributors: Japers' Rink Staff Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Capitals vs. Flyers: Round 1, Game 1 Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The Caps withstand some early penalty trouble and roll to a 2-0 win to open the series 8 Total Updates Since Apr 14, 2016, 4:00pm EDT Follow this stream April 15, 2016 Japers' Rink on CSN Mid-Atlantic: Game 1 Buzz By Japers' Rink Team Chatting with Rob Carlin (on the teevee!) about the Caps' Game 1 victory and online reactions to it. April 15, 2016 Capitals vs. Flyers Game 1: Five-on-Five Matchups By Chris Dougherty Yesterday we previewed how the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers might match up during five-on-five play. How did those predictions bear out in Game 1? April 15, 2016 WSH vs PHI Game 1: What Worked and What Didn't By Kevin Klein Heading into Game 2, we take a look at what worked and what didn't in Game 1 April 15, 2016 Moments that Mattered: No "D" in "Gostisbehere" By Rob Parker Despite dominating the majority of Game 1, the Caps needed a late insurance goal to get a little breathing room. Thankfully, the questionable Flyers D came through at exactly the right time. April 14, 2016 Recap: Caps Crush Orange, Drop Flyers 2-0 By Jason Rogers (HeyJayJRogers)@HeyJayJRogers The Washington Capitals opened their 2016 Stanley Cup playoff campaign with a literal bang, dropping the Flyers 2-0 in a bruising battle. April 14, 2016 Third Period Thread By Jason Rogers (HeyJayJRogers)@HeyJayJRogers It took the Capitals four penalties and three power plays, but the dam finally broke and John Carlson got the Caps on the board first, ripping a trickling wrister between Steve Mason's pads to make it 1-0 home team. April 14, 2016 Second Period Thread By Jason Rogers (HeyJayJRogers)@HeyJayJRogers It's playoff hockey time, folks. The big boys came to play tonight, and there's been plenty of big hitting. 25 hits, in fact, in the first period alone. 0-0 after one. April 14, 2016 Caps vs Flyers Game Thread By B. Sheridan A regular-season juggernaut against a hungry team from Philly meet at the Phone Booth.