Midway through the first period, Brad Marchand took a penalty going after Tom Wilson hit Ryan Spooner after he released the puck.
Talking points from the Bruins' 2-0 loss to the Capitals on Sunday night . . .
WASHINGTON - Braden Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington's career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled the surgin
Here are five thoughts from the second period with the Bruins trailing the Washington Capitals by a 2-0 score after the first 40 minutes of action at the Verizon Center.