Washington Falls 3-1 to Predators - Recap
|Washington Falls 3-1 to Predators - Recap|
Washington was unable to break down Pekka Rinne on Tuesday, firing 40 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 3-1 loss against the Predators.
The Predators were a -107 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Nashville got goals from Martin Erat, Shea Weber, and Colin Wilson in the victory. Erat opened the scoring at 15:42 of the third period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 39-save effort for the Predators.
Washington got a goal from Troy Brouwer in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 28 of 30 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-2, while the Capitals were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Washington outshot Nashville 40-31 in the game.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Capitals will aim to get back on the winning track at Winnipeg.