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Ward scores with 1.3 seconds left, Capitals beat Rangers 2-1

Joel Ward wanted Alex Ovechkin to hear him over the din at Madison Square Garden. So, the depth forward screamed at his superstar teammate. Maybe he should do it more often. Ward got Ovechkin's attention and drove the Russian's feed past Henrik Lundqvist with 1.3 seconds left to give the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night in Game 1 of their second-round series. "I took a hard whack at it and it went in," Ward said. After the goal was confirmed by replay, Ovechkin kissed Ward on the cheek. "I heard (Ward) screaming so loud," Ovechkin said. "I just wanted to throw the puck (to him). As soon as I went to the...

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