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Capitals Fall 3-2 Against Florida - Game Recap

It came down to a shootout and Scott Clemmensen foiled the opposition in a 3-2 victory for Florida over Washington Friday.

The Panthers were a +112 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Tomas Kopecky clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 10 for the Panthers. Florida got goals from Dylan Olsen and Aleksander Barkov in the victory. Olsen opened the scoring at 2:13 of the second period.

Scott Clemmensen stopped 23 of 25 Washington shots in the victory.

Nicklas Backstrom and Joel Ward scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Scott Clemmensen.

Philipp Grubauer stopped 39 of 41 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Florida went 0-for-2, while the Capitals were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 41-25.

Florida heads into a battle against the Canadiens. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.