The Washington Capitals get on the board first in the 2015 Bridgestone Winter Classic. The goal scorer was none other than Capitals forward Eric Fehr. Fehr got on a breakaway and put a nifty move on Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford to put the Capitals up 1-0, 7:01 into the first period.
Fehr now has three goals in league outdoor games. That is most in the NHL.
WASHINGTON (AP) When he was playing hockey on the pond of his family farm in Manitoba, Eric Fehr dreamed of winning a Stanley Cup.
What he didn't dream about was playing outdoors in the NHL, although that eventually began to have some appeal.
''When the games started coming out and you started watching them, you definitely thought, `This is pretty cool, this is something I'd like...
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December 31, 2014
Braden Holtby turned away all 31 shots on goal and Eric Fehr scored twice to lead the Washington Capitals to a 3-0 shutout of the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Caps win marked their 8th win over their last 11 games and improved their overall record to 18-11-6. The win moved the Caps into a tie for third with the New York Rangers and to within five points of second place New York Islanders...
Eric Fehr scored 42 seconds into overtime to lead Washington to a 5-4 victory over Columbus on Thursday night, extending the Capitals' point streak to seven games and snapping the Blue Jackets' winning streak at seven.
Mike Green skated past the goal line on the right wing and slid a centering pass to Fehr, whose quick shot beat Sergei Bobrovsky.
Joel Ward, Jason Chimera, Karl...
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December 18, 2014
Despite shoddy first period play and inconsistencies on the face-off, the Washington Capitals stumbled to a 2-1 record in their first three game home stand
Washington lurched to a 2-1 win against the Florida Panthers Oct. 18. The Caps took the game in a shootout, after notching just one goal at the end of the first period. The goal came off a feed from Joel Ward, who slung the puck...
Washington Capitals forward Eric Fehr has authored a book, called the "The Bulliest Dozer," an anti-bullying book that teaches kids valuable lessons on how to treat people.
Eric Fehr had two goals, including a tiebreaking redirection with 51.5 seconds left in the third period, as the Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Thursday night.
Fehr was positioned in close when he tipped Mike Green's shot past Anders Lindback, helping the Capitals improve to 2-3-3 over their last eight games.
Tampa Bay had pulled even at 3 on Ondrej Palat...
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January 09, 2014
He was part of one of the best draft classes in NHL History, but does his disappointing career reach "bust" status?