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NHL Postpones Flyers-Capitals Game Tuesday As Washington Deals With COVID-Related Issues

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- There will be no Flyers game at the Wells Fargo Center Tuesday night. The NHL has postponed the Flyers-Capitals game as Washington deals with COVID-related issues.

"The National Hockey League announced today that due to COVID-related issues affecting the Washington Capitals, tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers has been postponed. A make-up date for the game has yet to be established," NHL Public Relations tweeted.


The NHL is pausing all games from Wednesday through Saturday due to a rise in COVID-19 cases.

With no Flyers game tonight there will be less congestion in South Philadelphia. The Eagles-Football Team game is being played Tuesday night at Lincoln Financial Field after being pushed back due to the Washington Football Team having a number of players in COVID-19 protocols.

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