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Washington Capitals Photos

Washington Capitals Photos

  1. Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), from Sweden, passes the puck as Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Steve Downie (23) comes in to check Backstrom, during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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    Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Steve Downie (23) and Washington Capitals center Michael Latta (46) fight in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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  2. Washington Capitals right wing Eric Fehr (16) scores a goal past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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    Washington Capitals right wing Eric Fehr (16) and right wing Joel Ward (42) celebrate Fehr's goal near Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and defenseman Simon Despres (47) in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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  3. Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green (52) watches his goal bounce past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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    Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green (52) jumps on the pile during a fight in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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  4. Pittsburgh Penguins center Andrew Ebbett (25) tries to shoot the puck past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, celebrates with goalie Braden Holtby (70) after an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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  5. WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 28: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals brings the puck up ice against Simon Despres #47 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on January 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 28: Joel Ward #42 of the Washington Capitals and Simon Despres #47 of the Pittsburgh Penguins battle for the puck in the second period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on January 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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