Capitals Fall 3-2 Against Anaheim - Game Recap
Anaheim skated to a 3-2 victory over Washington on Monday in NHL action at Verizon Center.
Anaheim was favored by -117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Saku Koivu, Andrew Cogliano, and Hampus Lindholm in the victory. Cogliano opened the scoring at 17:15 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 17-save effort for the Ducks.
Mikhail Grabovski and Nicklas Backstrom scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Washington got a 26-stop effort from Philipp Grubauer in the loss.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-4, while the Capitals were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 29-19.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Coyotes. The Capitals will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.