Ottawa vs Carolina Recap - Hurricanes Win 2-1
The Hurricanes earned a 2-1 victory over the Senators on Friday at PNC Arena.
Carolina was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Tuomo Ruutu and Andreas Nodl in the victory. Nodl opened the scoring at 2:33 of the first period.
Cam Ward stopped 22 of 23 Ottawa shots in the victory.
Ottawa got a goal from Filip Kuba in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Craig Anderson stopped 36 of 38 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Carolina went 0-for-3, while the Senators were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Carolina outshot Ottawa 38-23 in the game.
Next game, Carolina takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Ottawa, they head home to face Montreal.