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Recap - Senators Defeat Carolina 3-2

Mike Fisher was the difference, potting a pair for Ottawa on Thursday as the Senators skated off with a 3-2 victory over the Hurricanes at Scotiabank Place.

Ottawa won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Ottawa got goals from Mike Fisher (2) and Milan Michalek in the victory. Fisher opened the scoring at 17:39 of the first period.

Brian Elliott turned in a 19-save effort for the Senators.

Sergei Samsonov and Eric Staal scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.

Cam Ward stopped 36 of 39 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Ottawa went 1-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Ottawa outshot Carolina 39-24 in the game.

Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.