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Oshie’s revenge extends Penguins’ losing streak

What a crazy night for Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie. After leaving the game on two separate occasions due to hits to the head (a high-stick that produced a cut in the first period; a shoulder to the head from Evgeni Malkin in the third period resulting in an ejection), he was able to return with just enough time left to score the game-winning goal in the Capitals’ 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins. Alex Ovechkin, doing what he does best and blasting yet another one-timer from his office on the power play, scored the other goal for the Capitals. Sidney Crosby scored the lone goal for the Penguins, who are now stuck riding a five-game losing streak. [Related: Obviously unhappy GM rips Penguins’ slow start] This latest l ...