GIF: Mathieu Perreault is very excited

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The Washington Capitals kept their playoff hopes alive on Saturday night with a thrilling come-from-behind win against the Buffalo Sabres.

Mike Green scored a game-tying goal with less than a minute to play in regulation to send the game to overtime, and that was followed by Alex Ovechkin scoring the game-winning goal in a shootout.

Nobody was more excited about that game-winner than Capitals center Mathieu Perreault.

Settle down, big guy. You're going to need that energy for the rest of the season.

CBS Sports Writer

Adam Gretz has been writing about the NHL and taking an analytical approach to the game since the start of the 2008 season. A member of the PHWA since 2015, he has spent more than three years covering... Full Bio

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