Capitals Fall 4-2 Against Buffalo - Game Recap
|Capitals Fall 4-2 Against Buffalo - Game Recap|
The Sabres beat Washington 4-2 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Ryan Miller's 20 saves.
Buffalo won as a -108 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Buffalo got goals from Matt Ellis, Christian Ehrhoff, Jason Pominville, and Brayden McNabb in the victory. Pominville opened the scoring at 0:51 of the first period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 20-save effort for the Sabres.
Alex Ovechkin and Matt Hendricks scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 16 of 17 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Washington went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 23-22.
Buffalo heads into a battle against the Devils. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.