Petr Straka, playing RW on the top line today, opened the scoring in the second period on a breakaway after a Washington turnover at the blue line. One-on-one against the goalie he backhanded it home. Forty-five seconds later, second line RW Nicolas Aube-Kubel made it 2-0 after finishing a wraparound attempt that got slightly away from Taylor Leier.
Kevin Goumas notched an empty netter in the third period to make it 3-0. Below is the starting line-up that played today.
Taylor Leier-Scott Laughton-Nicolas Aube-Kubel
Louick Marcotte-Radel Fazleev-Nikita Jevpalovs
Austin Fyten-Kevin Goumas-Matt Hatch
Sam Morin-Shayne Gostisbehere
Robert Hagg-Jesper Pettersson
Travis Sanheim-Maxim Lamarche
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