Capitals topple Predators in OT

Capitals topple Predators in OT

Sergei Fedorov netted the winning goal in overtime to lift the Washington Capitals past the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Washington won as -125 road favorites as the game played under the 6-goal total listed by oddsmakers.

Nicklas Backstrom scored in regulation for the Capitals, who outshot the Predators 31-21 in the win.

Ryan Suter found the back of the net for Nashville, while Shea Weber and Martin Erat assisted on the marker for the Predators.