Capitals capture 1st Stanley Cup with 4-3 win over Golden Knights

Capitals capture 1st Stanley Cup with 4-3 win over Golden Knights

After 13 years of disappointments, failures and early exits the Capitals captain finally lifted the Stanley Cup after Washington defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 in Game 5.

Eller bought a PlayStation prior to this series to keep his mind off the other potential distractions on the Vegas Strip and became the first Dane in history to win the Stanley Cup.

The Washington Mystics played in Capital One Arena on Thursday, and the WNBA game against the Lynx turned into a watch party when it was over.

Benjamin Brown is a reporter for Fox News. Fleury stopped it, but the puck fell to the ice underneath him - and Eller fought off Luca Sbisa and slapped the stationary puck into the net for his seventh goal of the postseason. Capitals goalie Braden Holtby finished with 29 saves.

If anything, it's a testament to Washington's depth Ovechkin didn't need to single-handedly carry the team to the Stanley Cup.

The Golden Knights, meanwhile, became the first National Hockey League expansion team since 1980 to make the playoffs in their debut season. "We just win it". Vegas never got close to a tying goal. It was Ovechkin's franchise-record 15th goal of the postseason. So the operators weren't too far off, though they were probably a little nervous as the Golden Knights frantically tried to tie the game in the Caps' zone in the final seconds of the game.

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Halep, who assured herself of retaining the No. 1 ranking with the victory, earned a fourth chance to win her first major title. But it took Muguruza quite a while to get going against Halep, who managed to keep sending ball after ball back over the net.

Apple introduces macOS Mojave with Dark Mode, desktop Stacks and more
In fact, this happens to be the initial fruits of a continued effort on the part of Apple to introduce more of iOS apps to Mac. Developers won't get access to these features until 2019, and users won't start seeing the benefits until sometime after.

Israel Angry over Argentina’s Cancellation of Football Match
Israel considers all of Jerusalem its capital, while Palestinians want the eastern part of the city as capital of their own state. On Tuesday, the BDS demonstrators arrived wearing bloodied Argentine team shirts and called on the players to boycott the game.

Marc-Andre Fleury - I've said it before about Fleury, but he simply has to be better.

The power play goal put Washington up 2-1 midway through the second period.

Jakub Vrana opened the scoring with a snipe off the rush at 7:21 before Nate Schmidt tied it up with a shot that banked off the right skate of Capitals defenceman Matt Niskanen and in.

Forwards (12): Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, William Carrier, Cody Eakin, Erik Haula, William Karlsson, Jonathan Marchessault, James Neal, Tomas Nosek, David Perron, Reilly Smith, Tomas Tatar and Alex Tuch.

The Golden Knights are confident in Fleury, but they have to show it on the ice.

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