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Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) of Sweden, left, celebrates with Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik (44) after scoring the winning goal in overtime of Game 4 of a first-round NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff series against the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The Capitals evened their series against the Islanders at 2-2. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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New York Islanders' Nikolay Kulemin, left, tries to get the puck away from Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin during the first period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby, left, blocks a shot by New York Islanders' John Tavares during the second period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Uniondale, New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson (90), from Sweden, can't make his shot go as New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak (41), from Slovakia, defends during the first period of Game 2 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Washington Capitals center Jay Beagle (83) has his shot blocked by New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak (41), from Slovakia, during the first period of Game 2 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, shoots past New York Islanders defenseman Brian Strait (37) during the first period of Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs series, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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New York Islanders defenseman Brian Strait (37) shoves Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) to the ice during the first period of Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs series, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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New York Rangers center Dominic Moore (28) celebrates his goal with his teammates in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Saturday, April 11, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby reaches for the puck during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 3-0. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Washington Capitals right wing Stanislav Galiev, of Russia, skates with the puck against the Boston Bruins during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Washington. Galiev made his NHL debut in the game. The Capitals won 3-0. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) celebrates the team's 3-0 win over the Boston Bruins with Mike Green (52), Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, and Stanislav Galiev (49), of Russia, after an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Winnipeg Jets celebrate Mark Scheifele's (55) goal against Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Saturday, March 21, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

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Washington Capitals' Joel Ward (42) and Eric Fehr (16) battle for the puck with Buffalo Sabres' Marcus Foligno (92) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 16, 2015, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

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Washington Capitals right wing Joel Ward (42), second from left, celebrates his goal with teammates in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 6-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Washington Capitals left wing Curtis Glencross (22) sends the puck past Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba (55) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Maria Kirilenko (Washington Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin), of Russia, reacts after winning a point against Maria Sharapova, of Russia, during the opening round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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Washington Capitals' Jay Beagle, reacts after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

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Washington Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), of Russia, waits for the puck to drop during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizona Coyotes Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Capitals defeated the Coyotes 2-1 in overtime. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) prepares to stop a shot as defenseman Mike Green (52) attempted to block it, in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) prepares to stop a shot as defenseman Mike Green (52) attempted to block it, in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)