Captain Alex Ovechkin, who scored an early power-play goal and was the playoff MVP, and his teammates are Washington's first championship hockey team - and the city's first champion in a major pro sport since the Redskins won the Super Bowl in early 1992.
The Golden Knights wrap up a storybook year, advancing all the way to the final in their first year of existence.
In the second round versus the Pittsburgh Penguins which saw the Capitals exorcise their demons, Ovechkin delivered.
"The support and energy of Caps fans has been incredible, and the growing crowds each night at the Game 1 and Game 2 watch parties meant that we needed to ticket Thursday's event in order to ensure that we could keep everyone safe and that people could enter and exit the Arena in an orderly way", Monumental Sports & Entertainment said in a news release. It was the kind of insane intense game the Stanley Cup Final deserved, and Washington Capitals center Lars Eller turned out to be the hero of the night.
The Capitals had not advanced beyond the second round of the playoffs since the 1998 Cup final when they were swept by Detroit, but defeated Columbus, arch-rival Pittsburgh, and Tampa Bay before downing expansion Vegas this spring.
Why? Because this fan went out and got a tattoo celebrating the team winning the Cup this year. Vegas lost three games in the first three rounds and never lost more than three in a row in the regular season.
Lars Eller scored the go-ahead goal for Washington with 7:37 remaining. It was a great play that gave Washington the lead with just shy of eight minutes left in the game.
Her body was found Wednesday night by her mother María del Carmen Cerruti and a friend of Zorreguieta, said news agency EFE. She had also worked for the social development ministry in Buenos Aires province and at a United Nations office in Panama.
Zorreguieta was a psychologist who once worked for an office on social policies at the president's office. Zorreguieta's body was found in her flat in Buenos Aires, the Argentinian news agency Telam reported.
The company partnered with DeepMind to use machine learning to improve battery life; the feature is called Adaptive Battery . As this is a beta, of course, these could change again before the final release.
Police cars can be seen trailing the vehicle as it cruised down Broad Street, according to a bystander's video posted on Twitter . After multiple attempts to communicate with the vehicle's driver, the APC came to a stop near Children's Hospital of Richmond .
The bodycam video shows Weinman walking away from the officers, with one warning her that she is "about to get dropped". Kind of upset, just, the negative things people say about me. "One situation doesn't define someone", Emily said.
Cleveland needs to be at its best to win games in this series, and the Warriors don't need to be ideal to win. The Warriors are at their best when Curry is bending a defense to his will and he needs the ball to do that.
The Vegas Golden Knights appreciate that the Clark County Department of Public Works is considering a parade in its honor. Neal, however, sent the puck off the far post and the Capitals cleared it out of their zone to keep the score at 0-0.
Harvick led 89 laps and Busch led 13. "The best young driver in Cup right now is Kyle Larson by a landslide, " Harvick said. These two guys (Busch and Harvick) were so fast today. "We didn't start out very good and worked on it really hard".
Golden State's duo of Curry and Thompson combined for 21 points on 7-of-27 shooting and 3-of-15 from beyond the arc. Durant said his team is approaching this Game 3 knowing that all those plays will matter again.
However, Fekir has never started a competitive match for France so is unlikely to be a key player at the 2018 World Cup. Having already signed Fabinho from Monaco , Jurgen Klopp is clearly looking to bolster his midfield options.
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