Capitals vs Blue Jackets Final: 4-2 - Recap
Columbus was unable to break down Tomas Vokoun on Saturday, firing 37 shots but scoring only 2 times in a 4-2 loss against the Capitals.
Washington won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got goals from Alex Ovechkin (2), Alexander Semin, and Dennis Wideman in the victory. Ovechkin opened the scoring at 4:23 of the third period.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 35 of 37 Columbus shots in the victory.
Columbus got goals from Samuel Pahlsson and John Moore in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Columbus got a 22-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.
Washington scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Washington 37-26 in the game.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Calgary looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face San Jose.