Preds down Capitals

Posted on November 15, 2011

Preds down Capitals

 In a matchup of two of the best goaltenders in Nashville Predators history, Pekka Rinne got the better of Tomas Vokoun on Tuesday night.

Colin Wilson scored with 24.3 seconds remaining in the third period and Rinne made 39 saves to give the Predators a 3-1 victory over the Washington Capitals.

In the final minute, Martin Erat carried the puck below the goal line, pulling Washington's Vokoun with him.

Erat calmly slid the puck to Wilson, who had an open net to tap the puck into for his fourth goal of the season.

"There was literally just inches for Marty to make that play," Wilson said. "He hit me there and Vokoun was out. That's just a good job by Marty."

Continue reading at…