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Lundqvist's 2nd consecutive shutout helps Rangers beat Capitals 5-0 in Game 7 of 1st round

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    New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), from Sweden, stops the puck with his skate, in the first period, of Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series against the Washington Capitals, Monday, May 13, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The Associated Press

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    New York Rangers defenseman John Moore (17) falls with Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer (20) and goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), from Sweden, nearby, in the first period, of Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series, Monday, May 13, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The Associated Press

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    New York Rangers center Brad Richards (19), right wing Arron Asham (45) and defenseman Anton Stralman (6), from Sweden, celebrate Asham's goal in the first period, of Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series against the Washington Capitals, Monday, May 13, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The Associated Press

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    New York Rangers right wing Mats Zuccarello (36), from Norway, defenseman Michael Del Zotto (4), and left wing Rick Nash (61) celebrate Del Zotto's goal in the second period, of Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series against the Washington Capitals, Monday, May 13, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The Associated Press

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    New York Rangers left wing Taylor Pyatt (14) prepares to get the puck and score a goal past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70), in the second period, of Game 7 first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series, Monday, May 13, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The Associated Press

Led by Henrik Lundqvist's 35 saves in a second consecutive shutout, and goals from some unlikely sources, the New York Rangers beat the Washington Capitals 5-0 in Game 7 Monday night to reach the Eastern Conference semifinals.

New York contained Alex Ovechkin again and completed its comeback after trailing in the series 2-0 and 3-2 — the latest in Washington's long history of playoff collapses.

Sixth-seeded New York faces No. 4 Boston in the second round.

It is the first time New York won a Game 7 on the road in its history.

Arron Asham put New York ahead in the first period, before Taylor Pyatt and Michael Del Zotto made it 3-0 early in the second on goals 2:10 apart.

Ryan Callahan added a goal 13 seconds into the third period, and when Mats Zuccarello scored with about 13½ minutes remaining, thousands of red-clad fans streamed to the exits.