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2012 NHL Playoffs, Capitals Vs. Rangers Game 4 Final Score: Washington Beats New York, 3-2

The Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers engaged in a thriller at the Verizon Center this afternoon but it was the Caps who held serve on their home ice and came away with the 3-2 victory, evening the series with the Rangers at two games apiece.

With the score tied 2-2, the Caps scored on a power play goal from Mike Green on the assist from Dennis Wideman to give Washington the lead with 5:48 remaining in the third period.

The Caps were able to withstand a late, frantic push by the Rangers to try and tie the game but held firm and came away with the victory in Game 4.

The series resumes Monday night at 7:30 P.M. EST on New York's home ice at Madison Square Garden.

Stay tuned to this StoryStream for updates throughout the Capitals and Rangers Eastern Conference semifinal series. For more news and analysis on the Caps, visit Japers' Rink. For news and info from a Rangers perspective during the series, visit Blueshirt Banter. And for all your news on the NHL Playoffs, check out SB Nation's NHL hub.