Orpik Leaves Game After Hit by Flyers Ryan White


Brooks Orpik sustained a hit by the Flyers Ryan White towards the end of the second period, that sent Orpik wobbling off the ice and to the locker room. He would not return to the game.

Orpik would appear to be dazed by the hit, although the replay showed that there didn’t seem to be head-to-glass contact. Orpik was helped from the ice by John Carlson and Caps head trainer Greg Smith.

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No penalty was called on the play.

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Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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