Boston Falls 3-2 to Capitals - Recap
Mike Green was the difference, potting a pair for Washington on Saturday as the Capitals skated off with a 3-2 victory over the Bruins at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Capitals were rewarded as -102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Washington got goals from Mike Green (2) and Eric Fehr in the victory. Green opened the scoring at 5:26 of the third period.
Braden Holtby turned in a 32-save effort for the Capitals.
Andrew Ference and Milan Lucic scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Braden Holtby.
Tuukka Rask stopped 34 of 37 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 3-for-5, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 37-34.