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Washington Capitals' Dennis Wideman, left, Roman Hamrlik, center, of the Czech Republic, and goalie Tomas Vokoun, right, of the Czech Republic, look on during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, in Washington. Vokoun was pulled after the second period after giving up four goals as the Flyers won 5-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Photo by: Nick Wass
Washington Capitals' Dennis Wideman, left, Roman Hamrlik, center, of the Czech Republic, and goalie Tomas Vokoun, right, of the Czech Republic, look on during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, in Washington. Vokoun was pulled after the second period after giving up four goals as the Flyers won 5-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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