"At least the Caps have given you a glimmer of hope, something to root for," he said.
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"It was huge for us," forward Joel Ward said. "It was a huge confidence booster for us. They've been doing it since day one that I've been here. It was cool for them to do it again. They just really seem to lead the way."
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