The NHL's general managers will recommend to the board of governors changing the regular season overtime format for the 2015-16 season to five minutes of 3-on-3 play.


How it happened: The Capitals fell behind 3-0 in the first period but scratched their way back into the game on goals by Marcus Johansson, Mike Green and Troy Brouwer, before falling in overtime o


Survey any NHL dressing room and there’s a good chance you’ll get 25 different opinions on whether 3-on-3 overtimes are good or bad for the league, the players and the fans.


PHILADELPHIA -- Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-2 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers Thursday night at the Wells  Fargo  Center:


How it happened: After blowing a 3-1 lead by allowing a pair of third-period goals, the Capitals won it 4:46 into overtime when Nicklas Backstrom fired an Alex Ovechkin rebound pa