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Matt Moulson scores twice, Sabres beat Capitals 6-1 in exhibition game

  • Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth, of Sweden, reaches out to make a glove save against the Washington Capitals during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth, of Sweden, reaches out to make a glove save against the Washington Capitals during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)  (The Associated Press)

  • Washington Capitals goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31), of Germany, makes a save on Buffalo Sabres left winger Matt Moulson (26) during the third period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo won 6-1.  (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Washington Capitals goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31), of Germany, makes a save on Buffalo Sabres left winger Matt Moulson (26) during the third period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo won 6-1. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)  (The Associated Press)

  • Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth, of Sweden, makes a save against the Washington Capitals during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth, of Sweden, makes a save against the Washington Capitals during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game, Wednesday, Oct., 1, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)  (The Associated Press)

Matt Moulson scored twice and Sam Reinhart had his first goal of the preseason in the Buffalo Sabres' 6-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.

Reinhart, the No. 2 overall pick this summer, caught goalie Philipp Grubauer out of position with a wrist shot goal in the third period.

Tyler Ennis had a goal and two assists, and Drew Stafford and Marcus Foligno also scored. Jhonas Enroth made 22 saves, and Brian Gionta and Chris Stewart each had two assists.

Jason Chimera scored for Washington. The Capitals played without Alexander Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom.