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Justin Williams and Matt Niskanen each scored two goals and Philipp Grubauer stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals extended their winning streak to nine in authoritative fashion by crushing the Philadelphia Flyers 5-0 on Sunday.

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Flyers fall to Capitals, 5-0

Second-year Philadelphia Flyers coach Dave Hakstol made more lineup changes Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center, but it didn't stop The Great Skid that has followed their 10-game winning streak.

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Capitals clobber Flyers, 5-0

Second-year Philadelphia Flyers coach Dave Hakstol made more lineup changes Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center, but it didn't stop The Great Skid that has followed their 10-game winning streak.

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Alexei Emelin, Max Pacioretty and Paul Byron scored in a 62-second span of the third period to lift the Montreal Canadiens over the New York Rangers 5-4 on Saturday night.

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Bill Peters cites importance of balanced scoring as Canes defeat the Islanders 7-4.

Video: The Carolina Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters says he was pleased as seven different players scored in a win over the New York Islanders.
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Bill Peters cites importance of balanced scoring as Canes defeat the Islanders 7-4. 7:08

Bill Peters cites importance of balanced scoring as Canes defeat the Islanders 7-4.

VIDEO: McGinn with a goal and three assists as Canes down Islanders 7-4 1:40

VIDEO: McGinn with a goal and three assists as Canes down Islanders 7-4

Canes coach Peters on win over Buffalo 3:41

Canes coach Peters on win over Buffalo

Skinner says, 4:15

Skinner says, "Team speed is a big part of our game," as Canes defeat the Sabres 5-2