Kuemper’s shutout leads Capitals over Predators 3-0


              Washington Capitals' Marcus Johansson (90) jumps out of the way of a shot against Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
            
              Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin (8) skates to the bench with Dylan Strome (17) after Ovechkin scored an empty-net goal against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. The Capitals won 3-0. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
            Washington Capitals' Aliaksei Protas (59) celebrates after scoring a goal against Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals' Aliaksei Protas (59) celebrates with Dylan Strome (17) and Conor Sheary (73) after Protas scored a goal against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals' Aliaksei Protas, second from left, celebrates after scoring against Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals' Nick Jensen (3) passes the puck past Nashville Predators' Matt Duchene (95) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Nashville Predators' Mikael Granlund (64) shoots against Washington Capitals' Trevor van Riemsdyk (57) in the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals goaltender Darcy Kuemper blocks a shot against Nashville Predators' Michael McCarron (47) in the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals' Anthony Mantha (39) shoots past the reach of Nashville Predators' Dante Fabbro (57) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Washington Capitals' Beck Malenstyn (47) shoots against Nashville Predators' Jeremy Lauzon (3) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Nashville Predators' Ryan McDonagh (27) moves the puck ahead of Washington Capitals' Dylan Strome (17) in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)