NHL: Washington 3, Winnipeg 0

March 2, 2013 at 6:20 PM

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 2 (UPI) -- Braden Holtby earned his third shutout of the season Saturday, notching 35 saves in the Washington Capitals' 3-0 win over Winnipeg.

Holtby turned aside all 16 shots he saw in a furious third period en route to his sixth career whitewash as the last-place Capitals racked up their third win in four games.

Mike Ribeiro registered a goal and an assist while Matt Hendricks and Troy Brouwer also found the net for Washington.

Ondrej Pavelec stopped 18-of-21 shots for the Jets, who lost for the first time in four contests.

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