Capitals vs Lightning Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Capitals vs Lightning Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Washington got a pair of goals from Eric Fehr as the Capitals skated to a 4-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Thursday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
The Capitals were a +116 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Washington got goals from Eric Fehr (2), Mikhail Grabovski, and Marcus Johansson in the victory. Fehr opened the scoring at 7:04 of the first period.
Philipp Grubauer turned in a 33-save effort for the Capitals.
B.J. Crombeen, Tyler Johnson, and Ondrej Palat scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Philipp Grubauer.
Anders Lindback stopped 16 of 20 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Washington went 2-for-3, while the Lightning were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 36-20.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.