The Washington Capitals evened their 2012 Eastern Conference opening round playoff series with the Boston Bruins in dramatic fashion on Saturday night, courtesy of a Nicklas Backstrom goal in double overtime. Backstrom beat Boston goalie Tim Thomas at 2:56 of double OT of Game 2, eliciting much joy from the fanbase and those calling the game.
After the jump, check out the call on Backstrom's game-winner, via Capitals Voice.
Not bad, John Walton. Not bad at all. Let's hope you have a few more game-winners to call before this series is over.
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