GOALIE FIGHT: Flyers' Ray Emery goes insane on Capitals' Braden Holtby | Sharapova's Thigh

With 14 minutes to go in the Washington Capitals' 7-0 blowout win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night, a wild scene broke out on the ice at Wells Fargo Center:

Ward completed his hat trick by beating Ray Emery at 5:23 of the third period. Eight seconds later, a brawl broke out that included a fight between Emery and (Braden) Holtby. The brawl resulted in eight fighting majors; Emery, who had replaced starter Steve Mason in the second period, received one of them to go with two minors, a misconduct and a game misconduct. 

Four other players -- the Capitals' Steve Oleksy and Alexander Urbom and the Flyers' Vincent Lecavalier and Brayden Schenn -- were given fighting majors and game misconducts.

Emery in particular, went nuts, and punched Holtby in the back of the head several times. Here's video of the fighting:


Crazy stuff, and you'd have to think that Emery, the backup goaltender for the 2012-2013 Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks, may be facing a suspension.

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