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Hendricks scores 3 goals, Caps beat Blue Jackets

Sep 23, 2010 - 1:33 AM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Matt Hendricks scored three goals and starter Semyon Varlamov stopped all 20 shots he faced to help Washington - playing without star Alexander Ovechkin - beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-2 on Wednesday night in the Capitals' preseason opener.

Tomas Fleischmann had two goals and an assist, Cody Eakin also scored, Alexander Semin had three assists and Marcus Johansson added two assists for the Capitals.

Rick Nash and Nikita Filatov scored for Columbus, which opened exhibition play Tuesday night with a 5-2 victory in Atlanta. Steve Mason allowed two goals on 13 shots in a period and a half of action.








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    WASHINGTON 6
    COLUMBUS 2 FINAL

    Sep 22 9:25 PM


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    END OF THE 3RD 1ST 2ND 3RD TOTAL
    --- --- --- -----
    WASHINGTON 1 4 1 6
    COLUMBUS 0 1 1 2 END OF THE 3RD
    GOAL SCORING:
    1ST PRD: WAS - TOMAS FLEISCHMANN 1 (BROOKS LAICH, ALEXANDER SEMIN) 06:12
    2ND PRD: WAS - MATT HENDRICKS 1 (MARCUS JOHANSSON, ANDREW GORDON) 07:57
    WAS - (PP) TOMAS FLEISCHMANN 2 (ERIC FEHR, ALEXANDER SEMIN) 10:44
    COB

    Sep 22 9:24 PM


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    WASHINGTON 6
    COLUMBUS 2 08:54 LEFT, 3RD PRD

    Capitals 6, Blue Jackets 2  3rd - 8:54Sep 22 9:12 PM


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    WASHINGTON 5
    COLUMBUS 2 14:37 LEFT, 3RD PRD

    Capitals 5, Blue Jackets 2  3rd - 14:37Sep 22 8:59 PM


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    END OF THE 2ND 1ST 2ND 3RD TOTAL
    --- --- --- -----
    WASHINGTON 1 4 5
    COLUMBUS 0 1 1 END OF THE 2ND
    GOAL SCORING:
    1ST PRD: WAS - TOMAS FLEISCHMANN 1 (BROOKS LAICH, ALEXANDER SEMIN) 06:12
    2ND PRD: WAS - MATT HENDRICKS 1 (MARCUS JOHANSSON, ANDREW GORDON) 07:57
    WAS - (PP) TOMAS FLEISCHMANN 2 (ERIC FEHR, ALEXANDER SEMIN) 10:44
    COB

    Sep 22 8:35 PM


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    WASHINGTON 5
    COLUMBUS 1 03:30 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Capitals 5, Blue Jackets 1  2nd - 3:30Sep 22 8:31 PM


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    WASHINGTON 4
    COLUMBUS 1 05:45 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Capitals 4, Blue Jackets 1  2nd - 5:45Sep 22 8:25 PM


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    WASHINGTON 3
    COLUMBUS 1 07:06 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Capitals 3, Blue Jackets 1  2nd - 7:06Sep 22 8:23 PM


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    WASHINGTON 3
    COLUMBUS 0 09:16 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Capitals 3, Blue Jackets 0  2nd - 9:16Sep 22 8:19 PM


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    WASHINGTON 2
    COLUMBUS 0 12:03 LEFT, 2ND PRD

    Capitals 2, Blue Jackets 0  2nd - 12:03Sep 22 8:14 PM


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    END OF THE 1ST 1ST 2ND 3RD TOTAL
    --- --- --- -----
    WASHINGTON 1 1
    COLUMBUS 0 0 END OF THE 1ST
    GOAL SCORING:
    1ST PRD: WAS - TOMAS FLEISCHMANN 1 (BROOKS LAICH, ALEXANDER SEMIN) 06:12
    SHOTS ON GOAL: 1ST 2ND 3RD TOTAL
    --- --- --- -----
    WAS 9 9
    COB 15 15
    GOALIES: WAS - SIMEON VARLAM

    Sep 22 7:43 PM


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    WASHINGTON 1
    COLUMBUS 0 13:48 LEFT, 1ST PRD

    Capitals 1, Blue Jackets 0  1st - 13:48Sep 22 7:18 PM