Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins: Game 5

Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins hits Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Karl Alzner #27 of the Washington Capitals skates against Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals checks Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals mix it up in the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals attempts to skate past Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins takes the shot towards Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 (R) and Patrice Bergeron #37 (L) of the Boston Bruins react after a goal at 17:49 of the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Dennis Seidenberg #44 of the Boston Bruins holds back John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals checks Benoit Pouliot #67 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins checks Brooks Laich #21 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins is stopped by the Washington Capitals defense in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals skates against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals prepares for his game against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins takes the shot at Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals bumps into Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals looks to make the save as Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins seeks the rebound in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alexander Semin #28 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his goal against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals celebrates a goal by Jay Beagle #83 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Jay Beagle #83 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his goal against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his teams 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
(Photo credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Fans arrive for the game between the Boston Bruins and the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Joe Corvo #14 of the Boston Bruins skates against the Washington Capitals skates in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins skates against the Washington Capitals skates in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Tyler Seguin #19 of the Boston Bruins skates against the Washington Capitals skates in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Dennis Seidenberg #44 and David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins confer during their game against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins celebrates his goal against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins celebrates his goal against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins celebrates his goal against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals pauses during his pregame soccer game prior to playing against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals plays soccer with teammates prior to the game against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals plays soccer with teammates prior to the game against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Fans arrive for the game between the Boston Bruins and the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Fans arrive for the game between the Boston Bruins and the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: The statue of Bobby Orr adorns the front of TD Garden prior to the game between the Boston Bruins and the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals plays soccer with teammates prior to the game against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins hits Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals along the boards during the first period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins hits Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals along the boards during the first period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals makes the first period stop as Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins looks for a rebound in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Head coach Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins looks for a penalty call during the first period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins hits the ice and looks for a shot from the point during the game against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins takes down Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals off the faceoff in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Rich Peverley #49 of the Boston Bruins crowds the crease on Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins and Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals battle along the boards during the first period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins reacts after scoring at 17:49 of the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins reacts after scoring at 17:49 of the second period as Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins greets him in the game against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals waits for play to begin following a score by Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins at 17:49 of the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 (R) of the Boston Bruins reacts after scoring at 17:49 of the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: John Erskine #4 of the Washington Capitals kneels on the ice following a goal by Dennis Seidenberg #44 of the Boston Bruins at 17:21 of the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: John Erskine #4 of the Washington Capitals kneels on the ice following a goal by Dennis Seidenberg #44 of the Boston Bruins at 17:21 of the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brian Rolston #12 of the Boston Bruins upends Jay Beagle #83 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Jay Beagle #83 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his goal at 14:27 of the second period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: The Washington Capitals celebrate a goal by Jay Beagle #83 at 14:27 of the second period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals mix it up in the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
(Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals mix it up in the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
(Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: The Washington Capitals celebrate their 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals gets the stick up on Tyler Seguin #19 of the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Mike Knuble #22 of the Washington Capitals (C) scores at 3:21 of the third period and is joined by Joel Ward #42 (L) and Dennis Wideman #6 (R) in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins hits Jay Beagle #83 of the Washington Capitals into the boards in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals (L) celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals (L) celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Tim Thomas #30 and the Boston Bruins watch the closing minute of their 4-3 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Head coach Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins looks for a penalty call during the first period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 (C) and the Washington Capitals jump the boards following their 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins hits Marcus Johansson #90 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals mix it up in the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Johnny Boychuk #55 of the Boston Bruins and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals mix it up in the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Dennis Seidenberg #44 of the Boston Bruins hits John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals into the boards in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: John Carlson #74 and Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals embrace following their 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins gets a shot off as he is hit by Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Head coach Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins looks for a penalty call during the first period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins reacts after scoring at 17:49 of the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins reacts after scoring at 17:49 of the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Mike Knuble #22 of the Washington Capitals scores at 3:21 of the third period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Mike Knuble #22 of the Washington Capitals scores at 3:21 of the third period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 (R) of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 along with Marcus Johansson #90 (L) against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals takes the shot against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals takes the shot against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alexander Semin #28 of the Washington Capitals hits Chris Kelly #23 of the Boston Bruins with the stick in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Five
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Alexander Semin #28 of the Washington Capitals hits Chris Kelly #23 of the Boston Bruins with the stick in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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