Carolina cruised to victory on Monday, earning an easy 5-0 win over the Capitals at PNC Arena.
Carolina was an underdog by +113 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Eric Staal (2), Anthony Stewart, Andreas Nodl, and Justin Faulk in the victory. Faulk opened the scoring at 3:41 of the first period.
Justin Peters stopped 17 of 17 Washington shots in the victory.
Washington got a 30-stop effort from Michal Neuvirth in the loss.
Carolina scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Washington went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Carolina outshot Washington 40-17 in the game.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Capitals will aim to get back on the winning track at Ottawa.