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Winnipeg Jets vs. Washington Capitals, March 2, 2013

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The Winnipeg Jets fell 3-0 to division rivals the Washington Capitals Saturday afternoon at the MTS Centre.

  • Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso dumps Washington Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom early in the first period of Saturday's game at the MTS Centre.

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    Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso dumps Washington Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom early in the first period of Saturday's game at the MTS Centre.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Anthony Peluso fights with Washington Capitals' Aaron Volpatti late in the first period Saturday. Peluso sustained an injury and did not return.

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    Winnipeg Jets' Anthony Peluso fights with Washington Capitals' Aaron Volpatti late in the first period Saturday. Peluso sustained an injury and did not return.

  • Alexander Burmistrov checks the Washington Capitals' Joel Ward hard during first-period action Saturday afternoon.

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    Alexander Burmistrov checks the Washington Capitals' Joel Ward hard during first-period action Saturday afternoon.

  • Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson ends up on top of Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little after they got tangled up in the first period of Saturday afternoon's game at the MTS Centre.

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    Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson ends up on top of Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little after they got tangled up in the first period of Saturday afternoon's game at the MTS Centre.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Ron Hainsey (6) and Zach Bogosian (44) assist Blake Wheeler off the ice in the second period of Saturday's game against the Washington Capitals, as Bryan Little (18), a trainer and Andrew Ladd (16) look on.

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    Winnipeg Jets' Ron Hainsey (6) and Zach Bogosian (44) assist Blake Wheeler off the ice in the second period of Saturday's game against the Washington Capitals, as Bryan Little (18), a trainer and Andrew Ladd (16) look on.

  • Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec stops Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom in front of the net as he battles with Dustin Byfuglien (33) in the first period of Saturday's game. Washington Capitals' Eric Fehr and Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen look on.

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    Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec stops Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom in front of the net as he battles with Dustin Byfuglien (33) in the first period of Saturday's game. Washington Capitals' Eric Fehr and Winnipeg Jets' Olli Jokinen look on.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane carries the puck in front of Washington Capitals' Jay Beagle late in the second period of Saturday's game.

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    Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane carries the puck in front of Washington Capitals' Jay Beagle late in the second period of Saturday's game.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane carries the puck in front of Washington Capitals' Jay Beagle during the second period of Saturday's game.

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    Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane carries the puck in front of Washington Capitals' Jay Beagle during the second period of Saturday's game.

  • Winnipeg Jets forward Eric Tangradi lines up Washington Capitals' Jeff Schultz for a big hit during the second period Saturday's game.

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    Winnipeg Jets forward Eric Tangradi lines up Washington Capitals' Jeff Schultz for a big hit during the second period Saturday's game.

  • Washington Capitals' Tom Poti, not seen, bumps Winnipeg Jets forward Chris Thorburn into the boards during the second period of Saturday's game.

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    Washington Capitals' Tom Poti, not seen, bumps Winnipeg Jets forward Chris Thorburn into the boards during the second period of Saturday's game.

  • Washington Capitals' Troy Brouwer celebrates after scoring a third-period goal on Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period of Saturday's game.

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    Washington Capitals' Troy Brouwer celebrates after scoring a third-period goal on Winnipeg Jets' goaltender Ondrej Pavelec during the third period of Saturday's game.

  • Winnipeg Jets and Washington Capitals skaters scramble for the puck around Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby late in Saturday afternoon's game.

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    Winnipeg Jets and Washington Capitals skaters scramble for the puck around Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby late in Saturday afternoon's game.

  • Winnipeg Jets forward Alexander Burmistrov tries to lose Washington Capitals forward Mike Ribeiro during third-period action in Saturday afternoon's game.

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    Winnipeg Jets forward Alexander Burmistrov tries to lose Washington Capitals forward Mike Ribeiro during third-period action in Saturday afternoon's game.

  • Washington Capitals' Mike Ribeiro scores on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec in the third period of Saturday afternoon's game.

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    Washington Capitals' Mike Ribeiro scores on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec in the third period of Saturday afternoon's game.

  • Washington Capitals' Mike Ribeiro, left, and Alexander Ovechkin celebrate after the pair combined for a Ribeiro goal during the third period of Saturday's game.

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    Washington Capitals' Mike Ribeiro, left, and Alexander Ovechkin celebrate after the pair combined for a Ribeiro goal during the third period of Saturday's game.

  • Winnipeg Jets and the Washington Capitals mix it up after a play during the third period of Saturday afternoon's game.

    JOHN WOODS / the canadian press

    Winnipeg Jets and the Washington Capitals mix it up after a play during the third period of Saturday afternoon's game.

  • A fan wearing a Dustin Byfuglien hgat watches as the Jets' defenseman skates by during Saturday's game.

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    A fan wearing a Dustin Byfuglien hgat watches as the Jets' defenseman skates by during Saturday's game.

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