Capitals vs Rangers Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Capitals vs Rangers Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Michal Neuvirth stopped 36 of 39 shots fired at him by New York, as the Capitals skated to a 4-3 victory Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
The Capitals were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Marcus Johansson (2), Jason Chimera, and Alexander Semin each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Semin opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 2:47 of the third period. The goal was unassisted.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 36 of 39 New York shots in the victory.
Marian Gaborik, Brandon Dubinsky, and Artem Anisimov scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Michal Neuvirth.
New York got a 49-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
Washington scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 53-39.