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NHL playoffs: Eric Fehr leads Penguins to 2-1 victory over Capitals in Game 2

NHL playoffs: Eric Fehr leads Penguins to 2-1 victory over Capitals in Game 2

Eric Fehr scored the tiebreaking goal against his former team with about 4 1/2 minutes remaining Saturday night, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals that tied the Eastern Conference second-round playoff series at a game apiece.

Fehr redirected a pass out of a corner from Evgeni Malkin, sending the puck off the right post and past goalie Braden Holtby. Fehr played parts of nine seasons in Washington across two stints before leaving as a free agent last summer to join Pittsburgh.

Carl Hagelin had put Pittsburgh ahead in the second period of Game 2, before Marcus Johansson pulled Washington even on a power play with about 16 minutes to go...

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