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Oshie makes Capitals fan jump for joy after giving him a stick

Forward delivered heartwarming assist after Washington's win Wednesday

by Pat Pickens @Pat_Pickens / NHL.com Staff Writer

Oshie gifts young fan a stick

PIT@WSH: Oshie makes a young fan's night with stick

Moments after scoring his game-winning goal and receiving second star of the game, T.J. Oshie hands his stick to an ecstatic young fan

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T.J. Oshie scored the game-winning goal Wednesday, but his postgame assist will stick with one fan for many years to come.

A young Washington Capitals fan leaped for joy after the Capitals forward handed him one of his sticks while leaving the ice after their win against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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The young fan put himself in a good position to get the stick, but seemed amazed when Oshie actually handed him the game-used twig shortly after scoring the game-winning goal at 18:46 of the third period of Washington's 2-1 win.

The moment was enough to warm any fan's heart, especially after the boy raced up the stairs to show off new prized possession and get a well-deserved hug.

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