Orpik scores in OT; Capitals lead series, 2-0

WASHINGTON — Brooks Orpik scored 1:48 into overtime to give Washington a 4-3 victory and a 2-0 lead over Carolina in the first-round series. His fourth goal in his 151st playoff game was his third winner, and Orpik became just the 11th defenseman in NHL history with two postseason overtime goals.

Elsewhere

n Craig Smith scored five minutes into OT to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over Dallas, tying the series at 1-1.

n Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron scored and Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-1 victory over Toronto.

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