Devils Fall 3-0 Against Washington - Game Recap
Washington shut out New Jersey on Saturday, getting a 25-stop effort from Braden Holtby in a 3-0 win.
Washington won as a -123 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Martin Erat, Troy Brouwer, and Julien Brouillette each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Brouillette opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 10:50 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Patrick Wey and Nicklas Backstrom.
Braden Holtby turned in a 25-save effort for the Capitals.
Cory Schneider stopped 23 of 24 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 0-for-4, while the Devils were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Washington outshot New Jersey 26-25 in the game.
Washington heads into a battle against the Panthers. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.