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Canucks overcome Kolzig heroics

Markus Naslund scored in the shootout to give the Vancouver Canucks a 3-2 shootout win over the Washington Capitals at GM Place on Friday.

The Canucks won this game as -200-favorites to win at home, and the five goals scored were UNDER the posted total of six.

Jan Bulis and Taylor Pyatt scored in the first period, and Roberto Luongo made 19 saves for the Canucks.

Alexander Ovechkin had a goal and an assist to lead the Capitals, and Olaf Kolzig stopped 42 shots, despite injuring his leg in the game.