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Washington 0 3 0-3

Atlanta 1 0 1-2

First Period-1, Atlanta, Kovalchuk 40 (Mellanby), 1:06. Penalties-Eminger, Was (hooking), 2:21; Morrisonn, Was (slashing), 13:05.

Second Period-2, Washington, Gordon 7 (Pettinger, Eminger), 10:08. 3, Washington, Ovechkin 45 (Muir, Pothier), 13:35 (pp). 4, Washington, Ovechkin 46 (Gordon), 19:17. Penalty-Belanger, Atl (hooking), 12:45.

Third Period-5, Atlanta, Sutton 2 (Kozlov, Tkachuk), 15:32 (sh). Penalties-Boulton, Atl, double minor (high-sticking), 12:50; Laich, Was (delay of game), 18:30; Jurcina, Was (slashing), 19:15.

Shots on Goal-Washington 3-15-8-26. Atlanta 10-11-11-32.

Power-play opportunities-Washington 1 of 3; Atlanta 0 of 4.

Goalies-Washington, Johnson 6-15-7 (32 shots-30 saves). Atlanta, Lehtonen 33-24-9 (26-23).

A-18,783 (18,545). T-2:23.

Referees-Tim Peel, Ian Walsh. Linesmen-Brian Mach, Brian Murphy.

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