Capitals And Rangers Get Into 6 Fights In First 5 Minutes Of Game
Provided By - Video Elephant on May 06, 2021
The Capitals vs Rangers game on May 5 was the 1st regular-season game in NHL history to feature 6 fights in the first 5 minutes.
The game started with a line brawl just one second after the opening face-off.
In total there were six separate fights at the start of the game, which took place at Madison Square Garden.
The Capitals went on to defeat the Rangers 4-2.
This comes after Capitals enforcer Tom Wilson was fined for aggressive actions during a game against the Rangers on May 3.
During Monday’s game, Wilson punched Pavel Buchnevich in the back of the head and threw Artemi Panarin to the ground.
Wilson was not suspended for the incident.