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Washington Capitals Photos

Washington Capitals Photos

  1. Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, drives down the ice with the puck as, from back left, left wing Gabriel Landeskog and Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom and left wing Andre Burakovsky pursue in the third period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin checks the scoreboard as he waits for play to resume in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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  2. DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 16: Lars Eller #20 of the Washington Capitals looks for an opening against Gabriel Bourque #57 of the Colorado Avalanche in the thrid period at the Pepsi Center on November 16, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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    DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 16: Lars Eller #20 of the Washington Capitals looks for an opening against Gabriel Bourque #57 of the Colorado Avalanche in the thrid period at the Pepsi Center on November 16, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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  3. DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 16: Ian Cole #28 of the Colorado Avalanche and Devante Smith-Pelly #25 of the Washington Capitals fight for control of the puck in the third period at the Pepsi Center on November 16, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, right, jumps into the arms of center Nicklas Backstrom, who scored in overtime of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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  4. Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson, right, slows down Colorado Avalanche right wing Mikko Rantanen during the third period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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    Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd pulls in the puck as Colorado Avalanche center Colin Wilson and Capitals defenseman John Carlson, right, tangle during the third period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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  5. Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, right, jumps into the arms of center Nicklas Backstrom, who scored in overtime of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. The Capitals won 3-2. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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    Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly, front, celebrates scoring a goal with defenseman Michal Kempny in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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