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Washington Capitals Photos

Washington Capitals Photos

  1. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals checks Kyle Turris #7 of the Ottawa Senators into the boards in the third period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Erik Condra #22 of the Ottawa Senators and Jay Beagle #83 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck in the first period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  2. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 and Marcus Johansson #90 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck against Alex Chiasson #90 of the Ottawa Senators in the first period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck in the second period against the Ottawa Senators during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  3. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Tom Wilson #43 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck in the third period against the Ottawa Senators during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Mike Hoffman #68 of the Ottawa Senators moves the puck up ice against Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals in the third period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  4. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Milan Michalek #9 of the Ottawa Senators and Mike Green #52 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck in the first period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Matt Niskanen #2 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck in the third period during an NHL game against the Ottawa Senators at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  5. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Braden Holtby #70 and Karl Alzner #27 of the Washington Capitals celebrate after the Capitals defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 22: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals battles for the puck against Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators in the second period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on December 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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