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New York Rangers and Washington Capitals, game 6

The New York Rangers and Washington Capitals played game 6 of their Stanley Cup playoff series on May 10, 2015 at the Verizon Center in Washington.

J.T. Miller #10 and Henrik Lundqvist #30 of
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J.T. Miller #10 and Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers celebrate following their 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his goal with Tanner Glass (15) and Marc Staal, left, during the third period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs against the Washington Capitals, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington. The Rangers won 4-3.

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist Rangers celebrates with teammates
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist Rangers celebrates with teammates following the 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Martin St. Louis and Henrik Lundqvist of the
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Martin St. Louis and Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers celebrate following their 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist celebrates 4-3
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist celebrates 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals with Derick Brassard (16) and Ryan McDonagh, right, in Game 6 of the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61)
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New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61) celebrates his goal with Derick Brassard (16) as Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, skates by during the third period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington. The Rangers won 4-3.

Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) scores
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Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) scores a goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), from Sweden, and Kevin Klein (8) during the second period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Goalie Braden Holtby
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Goalie Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals covers the puck against the New York Rangers in the second period during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera, right, celebrates
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Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera, right, celebrates his goal with Evgeny Kuznetsov, of Russia, during the second period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs against the New York Rangers, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Dan Boyle #22
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Dan Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers and Brooks Orpik #44 of the Washington Capitals go after the puck in the second period during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals celebrates
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Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 after scoring a second-period goal against the Rangers in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Jason Chimera of the Washington Capitals celebrates with
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Jason Chimera of the Washington Capitals celebrates with Evgeny Kuznetsov after scoring a second-period goal against the Rangers in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist watches the
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist watches the puck as Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson tries to hit it during the second period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik and New York
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Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik and New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle go for the puck even while laying on the ice during the second period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) deflects a
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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) deflects a shot during the second period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs against the New York Rangers, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20)
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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) and Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green (52) go for the puck during the second period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Chris Kreider #20
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against the Washington Capitals during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers and
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Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers and Evgeny Kuznetsov of the Washington Capitals go after the puck in the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist blocks a shot by
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist blocks a shot by Troy Brouwer of the Washington Capitals in the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and Joel Ward of
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals go after the puck in the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Chris Kreider #20
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against the Washington Capitals during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Goalie Henrik Lundqvist
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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers clears the puck against the Washington Capitals in the first period during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, DC.

New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal (18) knocks
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New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal (18) knocks the puck away from Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer (20) during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle works against
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle works against Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs on Sunday, May 10, 2015 in Washington.

Referee Jay Sharrers, right, tries to separate Rangers
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Referee Jay Sharrers, right, tries to separate Rangers center J.T. Miller and Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer during the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), flips the
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Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), flips the puck past New York Rangers defensemen Ryan McDonagh (27) and Dan Girardi (5) during the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi goes for
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi goes for the puck against Washington Capitals right wing Joel Ward with goalie Henrik Lundqvist during the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider celebrates
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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider celebrates his second goal of the first period in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Capitals at Verizon Center on May 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20)
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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) scores his second goal of the period during the first period past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70), center, and John Carlson (74) in Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi (5) battles
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi (5) battles for the puck against Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers left wing Tanner Glass (15)
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New York Rangers left wing Tanner Glass (15) collides with Washington Capitals center Brooks Laich (21) along the boards during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) contests the
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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) contests the puck against New York Rangers center J.T. Miller (10) during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20)
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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) scores a goal against Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) and Matt Niskanen, left, during the first period of Game 6 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Washington.

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