Capitals vs Bruins Final: 4-3 - Recap
The Capitals earned a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Saturday at TD Garden.
Washington was an underdog by +185 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Washington got goals from Alexander Semin, Brooks Laich, Matt Hendricks, and Jay Beagle in the victory. Semin opened the scoring at 7:50 of the first period.
Tomas Vokoun turned in a 30-save effort for the Capitals.
Johnny Boychuk, Milan Lucic, and Brad Marchand scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Tomas Vokoun.
Tim Thomas stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 1-for-3, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 33-30.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.