Capitals vs Penguins Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Capitals vs Penguins Final: 3-1 - Recap|
Eric Fehr scored twice to lead the Capitals over Pittsburgh 3-1 on Saturday at Heinz Field.
The Capitals were a +127 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Eric Fehr (2) and Mike Knuble each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Knuble opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 6:54 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 32 of 33 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.
Pittsburgh got a goal from Evgeni Malkin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Washington scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Washington 33-32 in the game.
Washington heads into a battle against the Lightning. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.