Washington vs Boston Recap - Capitals Win 4-2
|Washington vs Boston Recap - Capitals Win 4-2|
Braden Holtby stopped 36 shots against Boston on Saturday, leading Washington to a 4-2 victory at TD Garden.
Washington won as a +182 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got goals from Alex Ovechkin (2), Eric Fehr, and Joel Ward in the victory. Ovechkin opened the scoring at 18:39 of the first period.
Braden Holtby turned in a 36-save effort for the Capitals.
Shawn Thornton and Patrice Bergeron scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Braden Holtby.
Tuukka Rask stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 2-for-6, while the Bruins were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 38-31.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.