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Canadiens vs. Capitals - Third Period Thread

There were no goals scored in the second period, as the Canadiens got a little sloppy but the Caps couldn't solve Budaj. Still 3-1 after two periods.

Scoring Summary

First period:

08:53 MTL Travis Moen (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Michael Bournival (5), Ryan White (1) 1 - 0 MTL

11:53 MTL David Desharnais (1) Tip-in - ASST: Josh Gorges (4), Andrei Markov (11) 2 - 0 MTL

13:40 MTL PPG - Daniel Briere (4) Wrist shot - ASST: Josh Gorges (5), Alexei Emelin (1) 3 - 0 MTL

19:37 WSH PPG - Alex Ovechkin (18) Wrist shot - ASST: John Carlson (5), Troy Brouwer (2) 3 - 1 MTL

Second period:

NONE

Penalty Summary

First Period:

10:27 WSH Troy Brouwer Fighting - 5 min against P.K. Subban
10:27 MTL P.K. Subban Fighting - 5 min against Troy Brouwer
12:13 WSH Martin Erat Roughing - 2 min against Peter Budaj
14:36 WSH John Carlson Hi-sticking - 2 min against Alex Galchenyuk
16:28 MTL Peter Budaj served by Brian Gionta Tripping - 2 min against Jason Chimera
18:15 MTL Alexei Emelin Cross checking - 2 min against Marcus Johansson

Second Period:

18:00 WSH Brooks Laich Holding - 2 min against Alexei Emelin

The Canadiens continue to lead 3-1 after two periods. Peter Budaj has stopped three breakaways, and the visitors will need to tighten up on defense in the third if they want to ensure the three points.

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