NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3: Capitals Victorious

Washington Capitals 4 | Pittsburgh Penguins 3 | MAY 1, 2018 | PPG Paints Arena | Pittsburgh, PA

NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3
NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3. Caps beat Pens 4-3

NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3 –  Series: Capitals 2 Penguins 1
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NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3
NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3. Caps beat Pens 4-3

Washington Capitals defeated Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 Tuesday night in NHL semifinals Playoffs Game 3 to lead the series 2-1.

The Capitals scored 2 goals in the second and 2 in the third period.

The Pittsburgh Penguins  scored 3 goals in the second.

Penguins host The Washington Capitals again in game 4 at PPG Paints Arena Thursday, 5/3/2018.

Washington Capitals

John Carlson – 1 goal.

C. Stephenson – 1 goal.

Niskanen – 1 goal.

Alex Ovechkin – 1 goal.

Braden Holtby –  19 saves

Pittsburgh Penguins

J. Guentzel – 1 goal.

P. Hornqvist – 1 goal.

Sidney Crosby – 1 goal.

Matt Murray –  18 saves.

 

Final 1 2 3 Total
Washington Capitals 0 2  2  4
Pittsburgh Penguins 0 3  0  3

NHL Semifinals Playoffs Game 3: How It Happened

John Carlson scored on power play 0:48 of the second period to give Capitals 1-0 lead.

J. Guentzel scored at 4:33 of the second period to tie it to 1-1 .

P. Hornqvist made it 2-1 Penguins at 6:49 of the second period.

C. Stephenson scored at 11:04 of the second to make it 2-2.

Sidney Crosby at 16:27 of the second made it 3-2 for Pittsburgh.

Niskanen made it 3-3 at 5:06 of the third period.

Alex Ovechkin finished the Penguins off at 18:53 of the third to make it 4-3.

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Next Games:

 

NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals – Home Game 2 PPG Paints Arena
Pittsburgh, PA
Thursday
5/3/2018
7:00 PM
NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals: Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins – Home Game 3 (If Necessary) Capital One Arena
Washington, DC
Saturday
5/5/2018
TBD
NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals – Home Game 3 (If Necessary) PPG Paints Arena
Pittsburgh, PA
Monday
5/7/2018
TBD
NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals: Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins – Home Game 4 (If Necessary) Capital One Arena
Washington, DC
Wednesday
5/9/2018
TBD

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