Atlanta Falls 4-3 to Capitals - Recap
Atlanta gave up 3 goals to Alexander Semin in their 4-3 loss to the Capitals in NHL action on Saturday.
Washington won as a -250 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alexander Semin (3) and Tomas Fleischmann each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Semin opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 0:38 of the second period. The goal was unassisted.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 29 of 32 Atlanta shots in the victory.
Evander Kane (2) and Andrew Ladd scored for the Thrashers, finding the net behind Michal Neuvirth.
Chris Mason stopped 40 of 44 shots for the Thrashers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 0-for-3, while the Thrashers were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Atlanta lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 44-32.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Thrashers will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.