The Capitals defeat the Ducks 5-3

Cameron Smith contributed with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).

During the first, Sleeper opened the scoring for Atlanta with a goal at 3:56. Chun answered for the Ducks with a goal at 8:38 with helpers from his teammates Brown and Laplante. Stepp put in a goal at 17:25 with an assist from defenseman Goodman.

During the second period, Ladzinski answered for Atlanta with a goal at 1:21 with a helper from defenseman Opie. Medure netted a goal at 15:09 with an assist from his linemate Ladzinski. Ladzinski quickly followed with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 16:48 with a helper from Smith.

During the third, Smith put in a goal at 10:43 with assists from Ladzinski and Moore. Evans answered for the Ducks with a goal at 19:35 with a helper from Kendall.

The Capitals’ victory was in no doubt helped out by Adams as he stopped 0 of the 3 shots he faced. On the other hand, Adams’ counterpart, O’shaughnessy, and Point Mallard’s defense did not have such a great night stopping only 0 of 5 shots.

This win brings the Atlanta Capitals’ record to (1-0-0-0).