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Game 5: Capitals 4, Bruins 3

Bruins in hole after late goal

A pair of Vezina trophies and a Conn Smythe Trophy stand as proof of Tim Thomas’s dominance. Even owners of such hardware, however, are human in the most pressure-packed times.

Third period. At home. Tied, 2-2, in the game. Tied, 2-2, in the series. Facing a 22-year-old rookie goalie.

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