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The Caps strengthen their hold on 8th place - and put some more distance between themselves and Toronto - with a 2-0 win over the Maple Leafs.
The Leafs have been a truly wretched hockey club for a month and a half now but because no one in front of them wants to win they're six points back of eighth and playing them today. A Leafs win...
|- 1, Washington Short-Handed Goal - Brooks Laich (14), unassisted at 10:07. Penalties - Phil Kessel, Toronto (Too many men/ice - bench), 2:32; Alexander Semin, Washington (Tripping), 8:27.|
|- No scoring.|
|- 2, Washington Goal - Mathieu Perreault (12), from Alexander Semin and Dennis Wideman at :42.|