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Ovechkin ejected for hit on Campbell

Updated: March 14, 2010, 4:00 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin was ejected from Sunday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks after receiving a game misconduct penalty for boarding.

With 7:44 remaining in the first period and the Capitals trailing 1-0, Ovechkin checked Blackhawks defenseman Brian Campbell into the boards behind Chicago's goal, moments after Campbell had released the puck.

Campbell went face-first into the boards and lay on the ice for several minutes before being helped to the ...

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