Washington Capitals center Matt Hendricks (26) is hit by Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust (8) during a fight in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, in Washington. The Canadiens won 4-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Washington Capitals center Matt Hendricks (26) is hit by Montreal Canadiens right wing Brandon Prust (8) during a fight in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, in Washington. The Canadiens won 4-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)