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Atkinson, Tyutin lead Blue Jackets past Capitals 4-3

Atkinson, Tyutin lead Blue Jackets past Capitals 4-3

Cam Atkinson had not scored a goal in his last 18 games.

Put on the same line with a couple of the central figures from this past weekend's NHL All-Star Game, he finally found the net.

Atkinson and Fedor Tyutin each had a goal and an assist, and Curtis McElhinney made 25 saves to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.

Ryan Johansen, the Most Valuable Player of the All-Star Game played on the Blue Jackets' home ice, also had a goal and Atkinson's other linemate, Nick Foligno, an All-Star captain, had two assists.

"I felt...

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