Playing with a broken nose, courtesy of being sent into the boards by Montreal defenseman Francis Bouillon, and stitches in his lip, the Russian sniper equaled his career-highs of four goals, including the OT winner, and five points in a 5-4 victory over the Canadiens. "We scored five, and he was in on all five," Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau said. "So how can you say enough about him? He's an amazing person."
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