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As the Washington Capitals celebrate their win, Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas (30) skates off the ice following Game 7 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series, in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The Capitals won 2-1 in overtime.

As the Washington Capitals celebrate their win, Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas (30) skates off the ice following Game 7 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series, in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The Capitals won 2-1 in overtime.


BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: The Washington Capitals celebrate a goal by Jay Beagle #83 at 14:27 of the second period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: The Washington Capitals celebrate a goal by Jay Beagle #83 at 14:27 of the second period against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.


BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals (L) celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals (L) celebrates his game winning powerplay goal at 18:33 against the Boston Bruins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Capitals defeated the Bruins 4-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)


BOSTON, MA - MARCH 29: Alex Ovechkin #8, Marcus Johansson #90 and Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals celebrate a goal against the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden on March 29, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - MARCH 29: Alex Ovechkin #8, Marcus Johansson #90 and Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals celebrate a goal against the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden on March 29, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)


BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 18: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with teammates Karl Alzner #27 and Matt Bradley #10 after Alzner scored a goal in the third period as Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins sits in his net on December 18, 2010 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Bruins defeated the Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 18: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with teammates Karl Alzner #27 and Matt Bradley #10 after Alzner scored a goal in the third period as Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins sits in his net on December 18, 2010 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Bruins defeated the Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)