Joel Ward puts the Caps on the board

Posted on October 19, 2013 by John Walton

It's the final game of the Caps' extended home stand, and the visitors are the new division rival Columbus Blue Jackets. After a tight first period, the Caps got an early power play in the second period and made no mistake. Tic-tac-toe between Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson, and Joel Ward, and the latter scored. 1-0 Caps.

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