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Kings beat Capitals in SO for Sutter's 500th NHL win and Quick's club-record 171st victory

  • Washington Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, deflects a shot off his mask during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Washington Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, deflects a shot off his mask during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar, of Slovenia, celebrates his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar, of Slovenia, celebrates his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll, left, goes after a rebound as Washington Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, watches during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll, left, goes after a rebound as Washington Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, watches during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

Marian Gaborik got the deciding goal in the shootout and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 Thursday night to give Darryl Sutter his 500th regular-season victory as an NHL coach.

Jonathan Quick tied Rogie Vachon for the most career victories by a Kings goaltender and stopped Alex Ovechkin, who leads the league with 46 goals, on the Capitals' second shot in the tiebreaker. Ovechkin is 2 for 15 this season in the tiebreaker and 25 for 83 in his career.

Quick made 21 saves, losing his shutout bid with 7:36 remaining when Joel Ward extended his goal-scoring streak to a career-best four games with his 22nd of the season.

Anze Kopitar scored at 14:09 of the first period for Los Angeles.