Recap - Jets Defeat Washington 3-2
|Recap - Jets Defeat Washington 3-2|
The Jets beat Washington 3-2 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Ondrej Pavelec's 20 saves.
The Jets were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Nik Antropov, Andrew Ladd, and Dustin Byfuglien each scored for the Jets in the victory. Ladd opened the scoring for Winnipeg, finding the back of the net at 11:08 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Blake Wheeler and Dustin Byfuglien.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 20 of 22 Washington shots in the victory.
Brooks Laich and Mathieu Perreault scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Washington got a 25-stop effort from Tomas Vokoun in the loss.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 0-for-6, while the Capitals were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 28-22.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Hurricanes. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.