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Arron Asham celebrates with teammates after scoring in the first period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Game 7: Rangers vs. Capitals

The Rangers shutout the Capitals, 5-0, Monday in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals to advance to the second round where they'll take on the Boston Bruins.

Derek Dorsett, Taylor Pyatt and center Brian Boyle
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Derek Dorsett, Taylor Pyatt and center Brian Boyle celebrate Pyatt's goal in the second period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Taylor Pyatt celebrates his goal with Derek Dorsett
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Taylor Pyatt celebrates his goal with Derek Dorsett (15) and Brian Boyle (22) during the second period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Mats Zuccarello celebrates Michael Del Zotto's (not pictured)
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Mats Zuccarello celebrates Michael Del Zotto's (not pictured) goal as Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) and Karl Alzner, right, look on during the second period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

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Derek Stepan (21) tries to get the puck
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Derek Stepan (21) tries to get the puck from a diving Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) in the second period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Taylor Pyatt (14) prepares to get the puck
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Taylor Pyatt (14) prepares to get the puck and score a goal past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) in the second period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Mats Zuccarello (36), defenseman Michael Del Zotto (4)
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Mats Zuccarello (36), defenseman Michael Del Zotto (4) and left wing Rick Nash (61) celebrate Del Zotto's goal in the second period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Taylor Pyatt celebrates with Derek Dorsett #15 after
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Taylor Pyatt celebrates with Derek Dorsett #15 after scoring in the second period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Michael Del Zotto celebrates with teammates after scoring
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Michael Del Zotto celebrates with teammates after scoring in the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

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Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first
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Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first period against the Washington Capitals in Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Arron Asham celebrates with teammates after scoring in
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Arron Asham celebrates with teammates after scoring in the first period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals collides
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Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals collides with Derek Dorsett in Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Mike Ribeiro #9 of the Washington Capitals brings
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Mike Ribeiro #9 of the Washington Capitals brings the puck down the ice in the first period in Game 7 against the Rangers. (May 13, 2013)

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) battles
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Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) battles for the puck against Ryan McDonagh (27) during the first period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

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Rick Nash (61) collides into Washington Capitals goalie
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Rick Nash (61) collides into Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) during the first period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Arron Asham (45) celebrates his goal with Brian
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Arron Asham (45) celebrates his goal with Brian Boyle (22), Derick Brassard (16) and others during the first period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

John Moore (17) falls with Washington Capitals right
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John Moore (17) falls with Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer (20) and goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) nearby in the first period of Game 7. (May 13, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist stops the puck with his skate
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Henrik Lundqvist stops the puck with his skate in the first period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

Brad Richards (19), right wing Arron Asham (45)
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Brad Richards (19), right wing Arron Asham (45) and defenseman Anton Stralman (6) celebrate Asham's goal in the first period of Game 7 against the Washington Capitals. (May 13, 2013)

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