Rangers Fall 3-1 Against Washington - Game Recap
|Rangers Fall 3-1 Against Washington - Game Recap|
The Capitals earned a 3-1 victory over the Rangers on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Capitals were rewarded as -195 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Alexander Semin, Alex Ovechkin, and Mike Green each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Green opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 5:59 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Alex Ovechkin and Brooks Laich.
Michal Neuvirth turned in a 26-save effort for the Capitals.
Wojtek Wolski scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Michal Neuvirth.
New York got a 24-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
On the power play, Washington went 1-for-4, while the Rangers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.