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The Washington Capitals finally ended their slump in their most recent contest, giving new coach Dale Hunter his first NHL victory.
They'll need to string a few more wins together to overtake the resurgent Florida Panthers.
Washington looks to end a four-game road losing streak Monday night when it faces Southeast Division-leading Florida.
The Capitals (13-11-1), who fired Bruce Boudreau on Nov. 28, had gone 2-7-1 in their previous 10 games before a 3-2 overtime win over Ottawa on Saturday.
"It feels good," Hunter said. "It's something you want to get over with right away, hopefully the first game but it ends up being the third. It's one of those things you want to get under your belt and move on."
Brooks Laich scored 12 seconds into the extra session to give Washington the victory in his 500th career NHL game. The Capitals had scored one goal in three ...