Washington Capitals right wing Joel Ward, center, is congratulated by teammates after his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during overtime of Game 7 of the first-round series in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The Capitals won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Photo by: Charles Krupa

Washington Capitals right wing Joel Ward, center, is congratulated by teammates after his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during overtime of Game 7 of the first-round series in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The Capitals won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)