Anaheim Falls 7-6 to Capitals - Recap
|Anaheim Falls 7-6 to Capitals - Recap|
Washington got 3 goals from Alexander Semin en route to a 7-6 victory over Anaheim on Wednesday at Honda Center.
Washington won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got goals from Alexander Semin (3), Mike Knuble, Dave Steckel, Brooks Laich, and Alex Ovechkin in the victory. Ovechkin opened the scoring at 10:43 of the first period.
Michal Neuvirth turned in a 9-save effort for the Capitals.
Teemu Selanne, Toni Lydman, Lubomir Visnovsky, Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry, and Bobby Ryan scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Michal Neuvirth.
Anaheim got a 24-stop effort from Curtis McElhinney in the loss.
Washington scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Washington outshot Anaheim 31-21 in the game.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For Anaheim, they head on the road to face Minnesota.