Capitals-Predators Sums

Washington 0 1 1—2
Nashville 2 4 1—7

First Period_1, Nashville, Arvidsson 15 (Ekholm, Forsberg), 3:45. 2, Nashville, Bonino 10 (Watson, Sissons), 10:33. Penalties_None.

Second Period_3, Nashville, Arvidsson 16 (Johansen, Subban), 1:21. 4, Washington, Backstrom 12 (Carlson, Ovechkin), 7:07 (pp). 5, Nashville, Arvidsson 17 (Johansen), 12:08 (sh). 6, Nashville, Grimaldi 4, 14:57. 7, Nashville, Bonino 11 (Hartman, Ekholm), 19:54. Penalties_Vrana, WSH, (slashing), 1:55; Subban, NSH, (tripping), 6:01; Jarnkrok, NSH, (tripping), 11:41; Wilson, WSH, Major (fighting), 16:08; Watson, NSH, Major (fighting), 16:08; Kuznetsov, WSH, (hooking), 17:05.

Third Period_8, Nashville, Jarnkrok 8 (Fiala), 7:56. 9, Washington, Oshie 14 (Vrana, Kuznetsov), 16:11. Penalties_Carlson, WSH, (slashing), 4:54; Carlson, WSH, served by Connolly, (unsportsmanlike conduct), 7:56; Carlson, WSH, Misconduct (misconduct), 7:56; Subban, NSH, Misconduct (misconduct), 15:24; Wilson, WSH, Misconduct (misconduct), 15:24; Kuznetsov, WSH, (slashing), 18:58.

Shots on Goal_Washington 8-10-10_28. Nashville 9-11-9_29.

Power-play opportunities_Washington 1 of 2; Nashville 0 of 5.

Goalies_Washington, Copley 10-4-3 (29 shots-22 saves). Nashville, Saros 11-5-1 (28-26).

A_17,336 (17,113). T_2:33.

Referees_Jean Hebert, Furman South. Linesmen_Trent Knorr, Brad Kovachik.