Capitals' Grubauer stops 30 shots in 1st NHL win

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Jason Chimera, Steve Oleksy, and Mikhail Grabovski scored second-period goals to power the Washington Capitals to a 4-1 win over the Rangers in New York Sunday night.

Washington defenseman Nate Schmidt added a goal in the third for the Capitals, who beat Nashville at home on Saturday. Schmidt, a 22-year-old rookie, scored his first NHL goal in that game.

Grabovski’s goal came on a penalty shot.

In his fourth NHL game, Philipp Grubauer made 30 saves for Washington (16-12-2) to earn his first career win. The Capitals have won four of five.

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