Capitals Down Florida 3-0 - Match Report
Florida was shut out 3-0 on Tuesday, stoned by Tomas Vokoun who stopped all 20 shots fired his way.
Washington was favored by -240 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Washington got goals from Jason Chimera, Alexander Semin, and Marcus Johansson in the victory. Johansson opened the scoring at 4:24 of the first period.
Tomas Vokoun turned in a 20-save effort for the Capitals.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 29 of 31 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 1-for-1, while the Panthers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 32-20.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Florida, they head home to face Buffalo.