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Sunday's NHL playoff summaries

Scoring summaries from Sunday's NHL playoff games:

Capitals 5 at Rangers 3

First Period

1. Washington, Jurcina 1 (Laich, Steckel) 7:09

2. N.Y. Rangers, Gomez 2 (Redden, Avery) 8:15 (pp)

3. Washington, Green 1 (Semin, Poti) 13:58 (pp)

4. Washington, Poti 2 (Steckel, B.Gordon) 17:14

Penalties - Morrisonn Wash (interference) 7:32, Brashear Wash, Mara NYR (roughing) 9:54, Mara NYR (holding) 12:41, Poti Wash (delay of game) 15:04.

Second Period

5. Washington, Kozlov 2 (Poti, Fedorov) 9:21

6. Washington, Ovechkin 3 (Poti, Backstrom) 16:44 (pp)

Penalties - Brashear Wash (hooking) 3:53, Morrisonn Wash (roughing), Dubinsky NYR (boarding, roughing) 15:03, Erskine Wash (interference) 19:17, Jurcina Wash, Zherdev NYR (roughing) 19:26.

Third Period

7. N.Y. Rangers, Callahan 2 (Morris, Gomez) 4:21 (pp)

8. N.Y. Rangers, Staal 1 (Korpikoski, Sjostrom) 19:54

Penalties - Erskine Wash (holding) 2:58, Backstrom Wash (hooking) 3:56, Ovechkin Wash (elbowing) 14:43, B.Gordon Wash (cross-checking) 15:31.

Shots on goal by

Washington 9 11 2-22

N.Y. Rangers 11 10 11-32

Goal (shots-saves) - Washington: Varlamov (W,3-2); N.Y. Rangers: Lundqvist (L,3-3)(20-15), Valiquette (start third)(2-2).

Power plays (goals-chances) - Washington: 2-2; N.Y. Rangers: 2-8.

Referees - Brad Meier, Bill McCreary. Linesmen - Pierre Racicot, Anthony Sericolo.

Attendance - 18,200 (18,200).

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Devils 0 at Hurricanes 4

First Period

1. Carolina, Whitney 2 (Staal, LaRose) 10:32

Penalties - Rupp NJ (holding) 5:46, Pitkanen Car (hooking) 13:58, Pitkanen Car (tripping) 18:02.

Second Period

2. Carolina, Staal 3 (Whitney, LaRose) 4:44

3. Carolina, Staal 4 (Whitney, Gleason) 7:30

Penalty - Zubrus NJ (roughing) 0:45.

Third Period

4. Carolina, Jokinen 2 (Whitney, Corvo) 9:12 (pp)

Penalties - Zajac NJ (hooking) 8:12, Madden NJ (cross-checking) 8:54, Rupp NJ (roughing, misconduct; served by Rolston), Clarkson NJ, Gleason Car (fighting, misconduct) 12:15, Rolston NJ (tripping) 15:02.

Shots on goal by

New Jersey 4 11 13-28

Carolina 15 14 8-37

Goal - New Jersey: Brodeur (L,3-3-0); Carolina: Ward (W,3-3-0).

Power plays (goals-chances) - New Jersey: 0-2; Carolina: 1-6.

Referees - Mike Leggo, Tim Peel. Linesmen - Mark Wheler, Scott Driscoll.

Attendance - 18,680 (18,680).

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