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On Saturday the Washington Capitals and Buffalo Sabres were dead locked in overtime when Capitals forward Mike Ribiero thought he had a free game-winning goal. Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth had other ideas and made a miraculous diving save. Ribiero was in total disbelief afterwards and could do nothing but skate to the bench and look to the sky. The Capitals would go on to win in a shootout and Mathieu Perreault was very happy about that.
I can’t believe Perreault made this face, even Ovechkin tweeted about it after the game, just hysterical.
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Alex Ovechkin scored once in regulation and again in a shootout to help the Washington Capitals rally for a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night.
Matt Hendricks also scored for Washington in the shootout, while Capitals goalie Braden Holtby stopped both of Buffalo's shootout attempts. Mike Green capped a two-goal third-period rally and forced overtime by scoring...
The Washington Capitalse simply refused to die on Saturday night in Buffalo, New York, battling back from two two-goal deficits to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 in a shootout at First Niagara Center. The Sabres took leads of 2-0 and 3-1, but could not put away Washington, who got goals from Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer, and then Mike Green to draw...
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During Sunday's overtime win over the Washington Capitals, Max Talbot was carried down the tunnel. Talbot finished a check on Mike Green in the corner, and instantly fell in pain. He hobbled over to the bench where trainers carried him as he could not put any weight on his leg.
There were speculations that Talbot may have been cut with Green's skates...
Like the Philadelphia Flyers, the Washington Capitals still have some work to do if they want to keep their string of postseason appearances going.
The Capitals have helped themselves by putting together a road win streak but the Flyers will be seeking a fifth win in six matchups Sunday night.
Washington (16-17-1), which has appeared in the last five playoffs, pulled within two...
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It’s getting to the point where it’s just the same story on a different day. The Sabres play well enough to build a lead, usually of the two goal variety, but then one thing happens that causes a full scale collapse to unfold.
On Saturday it was yet another shorthanded goal allowed that began the unraveling of the Sabres as they saw a...