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Ward scores winner for Capitals, 5-4 in OT
Ward scores winner for Capitals, 5-4 in OT

Joel Ward was standing in his favorite spot on the ice, which meant good fortune for the Washington Capitals. Ward scored with 2:18 remaining in overtime to lift the visiting Capitals past the San Jose Sharks, 5-4, on Wednesday night. "As soon as the rebound popped out I knew that's Ward-o's house," Capitals forward Jay Beagle said. "He loves being in front and he banged it home." Beagle, who scored twice, was part of the winning play. He was about to take a shot and then heard Mike Green call for the puck. Green's shot ricocheted off the pads of Sharks goalie Antti Niemi and Ward was in perfect position to end the game. "Greenie shot it and...

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