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Washington Capitals Photos

Washington Capitals Photos

  1. CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER 19: Marshall Donald #7 of the Calgary Hitmen battles for the puck against Braden Christoffer #23 of the Regina Pats during a WHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on October 19, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

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    CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER 19: Kenton Helgesen #3 of the Calgary Hitmen collides with Braden Christoffer #23 of the Regina Pats during a WHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on October 19, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

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  2. CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER 19: Kenton Helgesen #3 of the Calgary Hitmen collides with Braden Christoffer #23 of the Regina Pats during a WHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on October 19, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck in the first period against the Florida Panthers during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  3. WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals reacts in the second period during an NHL game against the Florida Panthers at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Brooks Laich #21 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck against Dmitry Kulikov #7 and Brad Boyes #24 of the Florida Panthers in the second period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  4. WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Nicklas Backstrom #19 celebrates after scoring a goal in a shootout against the Florida Panthers during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Marcus Johansson #90 and Justin Peters #35 of the Washington Capitals celebrate after the Capitals defeated the Florida Panthers 2-1 in a shootout during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  5. WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Andre Burakovsky #65 of the Washington Capitals battles for the puck against Brandon Pirri #73 of the Florida Panthers in the first period during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Matt Niskanen #2 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck behind the net in the third period against the Florida Panthers during an NHL game at Verizon Center on October 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

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