Sheary Madness: Capitals’ Conor Sheary Nets Two Goals in First Period vs. Bruins

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Washington Capitals forward Conor Sheary scored two goals in the first period of Monday’s clash against the Boston Bruins at Capital One Arena. He is now nine points shy of 200 career points.

He opened the scoring at the 3:02 mark, giving the Capitals an early 1-0 lead. Center Nic Dowd and forward Garnet Hathaway assisted.

It marked Sheary’s ninth goal. Dowd’s tally was his fifth assist of the season and third primary assist.

His second came at the 12:32 mark to extend Washington’s lead 2-0.

With his tenth goal thus far, Sheary is now nine points shy of 200 career points. Additionally, this is the seventh time this season a Capital has scored twice in a period.

By Della Young

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Della Young is an aspiring novelist and screenwriter who earned a BFA in Creative Writing from Full Sail University in 2021. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for hockey in 2019. In her spare time, Della enjoys traveling, cooking, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
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1 Response to Sheary Madness: Capitals’ Conor Sheary Nets Two Goals in First Period vs. Bruins

  1. Anonymous says:

    I went from thinking Sheary could get a hat trick to I don’t have enough whiskey to watch this very quickly

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