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Capitals rebound with 5-2 victory over Flyers

Capitals rebound with 5-2 victory over Flyers

The Washington Capitals know how to bounce back from a defeat.

Jason Chimera had two goals and an assist to lead the visiting Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.

T.J. Oshie, Nicklas Backstrom and Justin Williams scored for Washington, which won its third in four games while avoiding losing consecutive games for the first time this season.

"You've got to understand that you can't accept losing," Capitals coach Barry Trotz said. "Put the last one behind you and get really committed. I think we had a lot more conviction in our...