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Alex Ovechkin moves the puck past Tobias Enstrom #39 of the Winnipeg Jets during the first period at Verizon Center on February 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Backstrom Scores Twice, Capitals Defeat Jets 5-1

The Washington Capitals know center Nicklas Backstrom isn’t going to beat his own drum.


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Holtby, Ovechkin Help Capitals Down Jets

Braden Holtby made 20 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Alexander Ovechkin had a goal and two assists in the Washington Capitals’ 4-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.