Capitals vs Coyotes Final: 3-2 - Recap

Capitals vs Coyotes Final: 3-2 - Recap

The Capitals earned a 3-2 victory over the Coyotes on Saturday at Verizon Center.

Washington won as a -118 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Brooks Laich, Troy Brouwer, and Karl Alzner each scored for the Capitals in the victory. Alzner opened the scoring for Washington, finding the back of the net at 9:45 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Eric Fehr and Jay Beagle.

Jaroslav Halak turned in a 31-save effort for the Capitals.

Radim Vrbata and Brandon McMillan scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.

Mike Smith stopped 30 of 33 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Washington went 1-for-2, while the Coyotes were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.