Green lifts Caps over Hurricanes in OT

Mike Green scored with 2:36 remaining in 3.

Alexander Semin, Jason Chimera and Brooks Laich added goals for the Capitals, who got 28 saves from Michal Neuvirth.

Jussi Jokinen scored for the Hurricanes with 1:19 remaining in the third period to force overtime. Eric Staal added a pair of goals, while Brian Boucher had 32 saves.