Ovechkin lifts Caps past Jackets
|Ovechkin lifts Caps past Jackets|
Alexander Ovechkin scored twice including the game-winning goal, as the Washington Capitals defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 in overtime Tuesday night at Nationwide Arena.
Washington won the game as +110 underdogs, while the combined score made it OVER the posted over/under (5.5).
Alexander Semin and Tom Poti also scored for the Capitals. Brent Johnson made 28 saves in the win.
Rick Nash scored twice for the Blue Jackets, and Jason Chimera added the other marker in the loss.