The Washington Capitals spilled off the bench and to the precise spot on the ice where Marcus Johansson had finally ended their recent miserable stretch. It was one big group hug, a fitting celebration after they had gone too long without a win.
With his goal in overtime, Johansson lifted the Capitals to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres, ending the team's three-game losing streak. It marked Johansson's second goal of the game, made possible by Evgeny Kuznetsov's partially blocking the goalie's vision by being in front of the net.
With the Capitals trailing by a goal after 40 minutes, coach Barry Trotz said he "had a...
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