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NHL Tuesday: Capitals blow by Maple Leafs

The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 to win their eighth-straight game.

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Capitals smash Maple Leafs

The Washington Capitals continued to roll, running right over the Toronto Maple Leafs, and an unlikely hero capped off a victory for the San Jose Sharks.

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Steve Mason shaken up

Mason may have been suffering from dehydration-induced cramps.

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Arron Asham won't stay down

He gets knocked down, but he gets up again.

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Jeff Skinner injured by Cowen hit

Cowen took out Skinner with a massive hit -- but was it dirty?

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Can the Leafs end their playoff drought?

A daily feature which asks the five hardest-hitting questions imaginable about this day in the NHL. Will our quandaries be answered? (That doesn't count as one of the five questions.)

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Cowen to return for Sens

Despite expectations that he would miss the entire season, Ottawa Senators defenseman Jared Cowen will return to the lineup on Tuesday night.

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Maple leafs look to end playoff drought

With the NHL regular season coming to a close, the playoff race is heating up.

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