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Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, ducks (Credit: AP)

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, ducks a punch by Rangers defenseman Justin Falk as they fight in the first period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Rangers vs. Capitals

The Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals, 2-0, Wednesday night at the Verizon Center.

Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh, left, center Brad Richards,
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Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh, left, center Brad Richards, and defenseman John Moore, right, celebrate Moore's goal in the second period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Washington Capitals right wing Eric Fehr is boarded
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Washington Capitals right wing Eric Fehr is boarded by Rangers center Brad Richards in the third period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Rangers left wing Benoit Pouliot, right, shoots, but
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Rangers left wing Benoit Pouliot, right, shoots, but has his shot blocked by Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby in the third period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

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Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan, center, scores a
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Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan, center, scores a goal past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby, right, in the second period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Rangers defenseman John Moore celebrates his goal with
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Rangers defenseman John Moore celebrates his goal with defenseman Ryan McDonagh in the second period against the Washington Capitals. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Washington Capitals center Brooks Laich goes over diving
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Washington Capitals center Brooks Laich goes over diving Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan in the second period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, left moves to clear
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Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, left moves to clear the puck as goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, looks for it, with Washington Capitals right wing Joel Ward advancing in the first period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer, left, boards
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Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer, left, boards Rangers defenseman Marc Staal in the first period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

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Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, ducks
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Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, ducks a punch by Rangers defenseman Justin Falk as they fight in the first period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner, right, skates with
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Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner, right, skates with the puck with Rangers center Derick Brassard, behind, in the first period. (Oct. 16, 2013)

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