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Video: Player reaction following the Golden Knights loss in Game 3 to Washington

Goalie Interference Fleury

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly (25) collides with Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury during the first period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Washington. Smith-Pelly was called for goaltender interference.

WASHINGTON — For the first time in their brief history the Golden Knights suffered back-to-back playoff losses.

The Capitals topped Vegas 3-1 Saturday night at Capital One Arena to take a 2-1 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final.

Here is the instant locker room reaction from players Cody Eakin, James Neal and Ryan Reaves, and coach Gerard Gallant.

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