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Capitals vs. Hurricanes Third Period Thread

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Third period thread.

Carolina Hurricanes v Washington Capitals - Game Seven Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images

Plenty of action back and forth in the second frame!

Sebastian Aho got Carolina back in the contest with a momentum-breaking shorthanded goal, cutting the Capitals’ lead to one while they were on the man advantage.

Evgeny Kuznetsov struck next for the Caps, calling his own number and ripping a wicked wrister pass Mrazek to restore the lead to two.

But Teuvo Teravainen got one back again for the Hurricanes, gathering a loose puck in a crowded slot and turning and firing it past Braden Holtby to keep Carolina within one at the second break, 3-2 Washington.

Twenty minutes to go in Game 7.

Third period ahead...