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Justin Faulk lifts Hurricanes past Capitals

Defenseman scores power-play goal in overtime

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Faulk's game-winning goal

CAR@WSH: Faulk buries the game winner in overtime

Andrew Poturalski tees up Justin Faulk for a one-timer and he rips it in just under the crossbar to give the Hurricanes a 2-1 win in overtime

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Defenseman Justin Faulk scored a power-play goal to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 2-1 win against the Washington Capitals in overtime at Verizon Center on Monday.

Eddie Lack stopped all 16 shots he faced and Alex Nedeljkovic made nine saves on 10 shots for the Hurricanes. Forward Patrick Brown also scored for Carolina.

Capitals forward Tom Wilson sustained an upper-body injury and did not return to the game as a precaution. Defenseman Madison Bowey scored a power-play goal for Washington.

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