Canucks Down Washington 4-2 - Match Report
|Canucks Down Washington 4-2 - Match Report|
Daniel Sedin scored twice to lead the Canucks over Washington 4-2 on Friday at Verizon Center.
Vancouver won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Daniel Sedin (2), Christian Ehrhoff, and Alexander Edler each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Edler opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 8:15 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jannik Hansen and Christian Ehrhoff.
Roberto Luongo stopped 25 of 27 Washington shots in the victory.
Washington got goals from Matt Hendricks and Marcus Johansson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Washington got a 31-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
Vancouver scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Washington went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 35-27.
Vancouver heads into a battle against the Wild. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.