By Joel Norman, Originally written for Sports Heaven
In case you missed it, two teams forgot how to play defense last night.
When the Penguins and Capitals meet, there is always plenty of malice, but Monday, there were also plenty of goals to add to the hatred.
Washington led 3-0 at one point before Pittsburgh scored five straight goals.
After the Capitals scored consecutive goals, the Penguins scored back-to-back goals, then Pittsburgh allowed two consecutive goals before scoring the overtime winner. Here is a look at some quirky stats from the weirdest game and period of the season.