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Alex Ovechkin scores 790th goal, Capitals beat Flyers in OT

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored in overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 comeback victory against the Philadelphia Flyers and snap their four-game losing streak.

The goal was the 790th of Ovechkin's career. He's 11 back of Gordie Howe for second on the NHL career goals list.

The Capitals looked on track for a fifth consecutive loss until Sonny Milano scored with less than three minutes left in regulation.

The Flyers' losing streak reached eight after blowing leads of 1-0 and 2-1.

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Saturday, Nov. 19

Class 3A

Dover 20, Sussex Central 0

Middletown 34, Salesianum 0

Class 2A 

Archmere Academy 42, Concord 0

Newark 20, Tower Hill 0

Red Lion Christian Academy 36, Delmar 0


Seaford 34, Charter School of Wilmington 7

Tatnall 24, Odessa 14

Friday, Nov. 18

Class 3A 

Smyrna 50, Cape Henlopen 0

St. Georges Tech 13, Appoquinimink 7

Class 2A

Lake Forest 27, Delaware Military Academy 20

Class 1A

Laurel 41, St. Andrew’s 7

St. Elizabeth 32, Indian River 21