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vs. NYI 
W 3-1
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@ Det 
W 3-2
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vs. Was 
L 3-5
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Capitals beat Bruins again, 5-3

BOSTON (AP) Alex Chiasson scored two third-period goals, the second on a short-handed breakaway with 8:29 left, and the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 5-3 on Thursday night.

Patrice Bergeron scored twice for Boston, moving past Bobby Orr on the team's all-time list with his 265th career goal and adding another in the final seconds.

Braden Holtby stopped 33 shots for the Capitals, who have beaten Boston 11 straight times. Jakub Vrana and Nicklas Backstrom also scored for Washington, and Alex Ovechkin added an empty netter to make it 5-2 before Bergeron cut the deficit to two with 27 seconds left.

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Leaders
Points: D. Pastrnak29
Plus/Minus: P. Bergeron11
Shots on Goal: D. Pastrnak82
PIM: K. Miller49
Win: T. Rask8
Shutouts: T. Rask1
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 83 (24)
Shots: 912 (28)
PP%: 20.2% (10)
Penalty Minutes: 319 (9)
Assists: 148 (19)
SH Goals: 2 (23)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
Tampa Bay 23 6 2 48
Toronto 20 12 1 41
Boston 15 10 4 34
Montreal 14 14 4 32
Detroit 11 13 7 29
Florida 12 15 5 29
Ottawa 10 13 7 27
Buffalo 8 18 6 22
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 81 (28)
Shots Against: 861 (31)
PK%: 84.4% (3)
Penalty Minutes: 298 (16)
Shutouts: 1 (18)
Sv%: 0.906 (16)
Injuries
Date Player Status
11/26 P. Cehlarik Lower-body injury (IR)
10/20 A. McQuaid Broken right fibula (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
12/14 M. Beleskey Waived
11/27 J. Szwarz Sent to minors Providence-AHL
11/25 J. Szwarz Called up from minors from Providence-AHL
11/25 R. O'Gara Sent to minors Providence-AHL
11/22 J. Szwarz Sent to minors Providence-AHL
11/21 M. Grzelcyk Called up from minors from Providence-AHL
11/19 K. Agostino Sent to minors Providence-AHL
11/16 K. Agostino Called up from minors from Providence-AHL
11/15 K. Agostino Sent to minors Providence-AHL
11/13 P. Cehlarik Called up from minors from Providence-AHL
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