A fast start yielded nothing but frustration for Vegas, as Washington is now a single victory away from winning the Stanley Cup. The Capitals weathered an early flourish from the Golden Knights, got a little help from a goal post and then took a 1-0 lead on a power-play goal by T.J. Oshie. Tom Wilson extended the lead to 2-0 late in the first period, Evgeny Kuznetsov was wizard-like once more. By Isabelle Khurshudyan, Roman Stubbs, Jesse Dougherty, Scott Allen, Dan Steinberg and Neil Greenberg
Kempney’s one-timer swings the momentum for the Caps in Game 4.
Carleson bests Fluery, gives Caps a 4-0 lead in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup.
With the Washington Capitals taking a 3-1 series lead in the best-of-7 back to Vegas after a 6-2 win on Monday, it was James Neal‘s first-period gaffe on a wide-open net that might haunt the expansion Golden Knights for a while to come. By