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Capitals Fall 4-2 Against Atlanta - Game Recap

Capitals Fall 4-2 Against Atlanta - Game Recap

Atlanta got a pair of goals from Evander Kane as the Thrashers skated to a 4-2 victory over Washington on Friday at Philips Arena.

The Thrashers were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.

Atlanta got goals from Evander Kane (2), Fredrik Modin, and Andrew Ladd in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 7:57 of the first period.

Chris Mason turned in a 29-save effort for the Thrashers.

Washington got goals from Mike Knuble and Brooks Laich in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Michal Neuvirth stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Atlanta went 0-for-3, while the Capitals were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Capitals will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Jersey.