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Caps Without Ovechkin Vs. Devils


The Washington Capitals will be without the services of their captain for the second consecutive game tonight in New Jersey.

The Caps ruled out Alex Ovechkin on Friday with a lower-body injury, meaning the club will now seek to end its season-long six-game losing streak without its leading scorer.

The Caps have just seven goals over their losing skid, and were shut out 2-0 against Ottawa in their first game sans Ovi (it was the third time Washingtons been shut out this season.)

For more on this story visit: Mike Halford, Pro Hockey Talk, NBC Sports


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