Washington Falls 4-2 to Jets - Recap
|Washington Falls 4-2 to Jets - Recap|
The Jets beat Washington 4-2 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Ondrej Pavelec's 32 saves.
The Jets were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Jim Slater, Andrew Ladd, Blake Wheeler, and Evander Kane in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 12:34 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 32 of 34 Washington shots in the victory.
Troy Brouwer and Matt Hendricks scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Braden Holtby stopped 35 of 39 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Washington went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg outshot Washington 39-34 in the game.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Penguins. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Montreal.