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Ovechkin helps Caps beat Rangers 2-1, force Game 7

by AP posted May 10 2012 11:33AM
 
    
WASHINGTON (AP) - Alex Ovechkin rebounded from a rare zero-shot performance by scoring after 88 seconds Wednesday night, Braden Holtby made 30 saves, and the Washington Capitals recovered from a potentially devastating loss by beating the top-seeded New York Rangers 2-1 to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference semifinal.
 
    
Two nights after blowing a lead in the last 10 seconds of regulation and losing in overtime, the No. 7-seeded Capitals showed immediately they were over it. Ovechkin's early power-play goal and Jason Chimera's second-period score were just enough for the unflappable playoff rookie Holtby.
 
    
The teams meet in New York on Saturday night to determine who will face the New Jersey Devils in the conference finals.
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05/10/2012 11:34AM
Ovechkin helps Caps beat Rangers 2-1, force Game 7
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