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Associated Press, Published March 21 2013

Holtby, Ovechkin help Capitals down Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, Man. – Braden Holtby made 20 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Alexander Ovechkin had a goal and two assists in the Washington Capitals’ 4-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.

Washington 2 0 2 – 4

Winnipeg 0 0 0 – 0

First period: 1, Washington, Brouwer 11 (Laich), 3:06. 2, Washington, Johansson 4 (Ovechkin), 16:22.

Third period: 3, Washington, Ovechkin 13 (Backstrom, Carlson), 14:06 (pp). 4, Washington, Backstrom 4 (Ovechkin, Johansson), 18:22.

Shots on Goal – Washington 10-3-12 – 25. Winnipeg 8-4-8 – 20.

Goalies: Washington, Holtby. Winnipeg, Pavelec.

A – 15,004 (15,004). T – 2:21.