Capitals Fall 4-3 Against Winnipeg - Game Recap
|Capitals Fall 4-3 Against Winnipeg - Game Recap|
The Jets beat Washington 4-3 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Ondrej Pavelec's 20 saves.
Winnipeg won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bryan Little, Ben Maxwell, Spencer Machacek, and Tim Stapleton each scored for the Jets in the victory. Maxwell opened the scoring for Winnipeg, finding the back of the net at 7:01 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Tim Stapleton and Spencer Machacek.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 20-save effort for the Jets.
Washington got goals from Alex Ovechkin (2) and Jason Chimera in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 38 of 42 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 0-for-2, while the Capitals were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 42-23.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Predators. The Capitals will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.