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Canadiens vs Capitals third period thread

A much better period from the Habs, but the Caps still lead 1-0.

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Since there was no possible way to be worse than they were in the first period, the Habs predictably played a strong second frame. Galchenyuk nutmegged Niskanen, Orpik went headhunting, Prust got angry.

Scoring Summary:

1ST PERIOD
06:43 WSH Andre Burakovsky (1) Slapshot - ASST: Troy Brouwer (1) 1 - 0 WSH
2ND PERIOD
NONE

Penalty Summary:

1ST PERIOD
02:41 MTL Lars Eller Tripping  - 2 min against  Andre Burakovsky
10:44 MTL Max Pacioretty Tripping  - 2 min against  Joel Ward
15:29 MTL P.K. Subban Hooking  - 2 min against  Alex Ovechkin
16:07 WSH Eric Fehr Roughing  - 2 min against  Andrei Markov
2ND PERIOD
00:49 WSH Liam O'Brien Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Brandon Prust
00:49 MTL Brandon Prust Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Liam O'Brien
00:49 WSH Liam O'Brien served by Andre Burakovsky Charging  - 2 min against  Brandon Prust
03:10 MTL Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau Slashing  - 2 min against  Andre Burakovsky
04:20 WSH Alex Ovechkin Slashing  - 2 min against  Tomas Plekanec
19:26 MTL Brandon Prust Roughing  - 2 min against  Brooks Orpik
19:26 MTL Travis Moen Hooking  - 2 min against  Brooks Orpik
19:26 WSH Brooks Orpik Roughing  - 2 min

Stats:

CATEGORY MTL WSH
Power Plays 0/3 0/4
Hits 19 23
Faceoff Wins 22 24
Giveaways 5 3
Takeaways 2 3
Blocked Shots 10 10
Penalty Minutes 13 11

Shots:

PERIOD MTL WSH
1st 2 15
2nd 12 7
Total 14 22