Capitals Win Division, No. 3 Seed with 5-3 Win vs. Jets

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Capitals Win Division, No. 3 Seed with 5-3 Win vs. Jets
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The Washington Capitals clinched the Southeast Division title Tuesday night, completing a stark turnaround in a lockout-shortened season with a 4-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets. Alex Ovechkin scored his league-leading 31st goal, John Erskine cleared two shots off the goal line, and Braden Holtby made 24 saves for the Capitals, who have won 10 of 11 to secure a playoff berth with two games to spare.

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