There wasn't much action during the first period, with the two teams totaling only 10 shots. The Capitals hold the slight edge in shots on goal, 6-4. Each team also has two penalties a piece, all were two minute minors. Neither team was able to convert on their power play chances.
Ryan McDonaghof the Rangers is the only player with multiple shot attempts; he had three in the first period. Ryan Callahan leads the game with six hits.
The remainder of the game can be seen on NBC.