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Ovechkin sends Caps past Senators

Ovechkin sends Caps past Senators

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators had plenty of chances. They just couldn't take advantage the way the Washington Capitals did. Alex Ovechkin scored the winning goal Thursday night as the Capitals defeated the Senators 2-1. Evgeny Kuznetsov also scored for the Capitals as Braden Holtby picked up his 25th win of the season by stopping 25 shots. Kyle Turris scored the lone Ottawa goal, and Robin Lehner made 27 saves. "We had some great looks and the puck wouldn't go in for us," Senators captain Erik Karlsson said. "We need to score goals on the power play. That's one of the things that we've been struggling with." Trailing 2-1 to...

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