Red-hot Capitals stop Panthers

Red-hot Capitals stop Panthers

Mike Knuble scored a pair of goals in helping the Washington Capitals defeat the Florida Panthers 4-1 Friday night and extending their win streak to nine games.

Washington won the game as -240 favorites, while the five goals went UNDER the posted over/under (6).

Nicklas Backstrom scored once and added two assists for the Capitals, while Jeff Schultz potted the other marker.

Stephen Weiss scored the lone goal for the Panthers.