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Recap - Senators Defeat Carolina 3-2

Ottawa skated to a 3-2 victory over Carolina on Tuesday in NHL action at Scotiabank Place.

Ottawa was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Ottawa got goals from Chris Neil, Milan Michalek, and Mika Zibanejad in the victory. Zibanejad opened the scoring at 17:22 of the first period.

Craig Anderson turned in a 32-save effort for the Senators.

Eric Staal and Justin Faulk scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.

Justin Peters stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Next game, Ottawa takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Winnipeg.