Skip to main content

Headlines

game recap

Darling, Hurricanes defeat Capitals

NHL.com @NHL

Faulk's wrister opens the scoring

WSH@CAR: Faulk opens scoring with floating wrist shot

Justin Faulk wrists a shot from the point through traffic that beats Philipp Grubauer to open the scoring midway through the 1st

  • 00:46 •

Scott Darling made 18 saves for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 3-1 win against the Washington Capitals at PNC Arena.

Noah Hanifin gave Carolina a 2-1 lead with a power-play goal 2:36 into the second period, after Matt Niskanen tied it 1-1 for Washington at 30 seconds.

Trevor van Riemsdyk made it 3-1 5:11 into the third period. Justin Faulk scored the first goal 10:37 into the first period.

Philipp Grubauer made 28 saves for the Capitals.

Video: WSH@CAR: Hanifin finishes his own rebound

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.