Nashville Predators left wing Kelsey Wilson (38) lands a punch on Washington Capitals forward Steve Pinizzotto during the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game in Nashville, Tenn., Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010. (AP Photo/Frederick Breedon)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Defenceman Mike Green scored had a goal and an assist to lead the Washington Capitals to a 2-1 exhibition victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night.
Green opened the scoring on a power play at 3:21 of the first period.
Matt Halischuk tied it for Nashville (1-2) in the second, and Jay Beagle scored in the third for Washington (2-0). The Capitals played without star Alex Ovechkin.