Dramatic Images: Caps Battle Golden Knights in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

After a dramatic pregame show, the Washington Capitals battled the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final. The Caps ultimately fell to the Knights, but it was a suspenseful game.

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Washington Capitals fans gather outside the arena prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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A Washington Capitals fan poses for a photo outside the arena prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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Washington Capitals fans watch warmups before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals takes to the ice prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Characters representing the Washington Capitals take position on the ice during a pregame show before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Lee Orchard as the Golden Knight performs during a pregame show before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Zack Frongillo (L), representing the Washington Capitals, battles Lee Orchard as the Golden Knight during a pregame show before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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James Neal (L) #18 and Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Vegas Golden Knights take to the ice before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final against the Washington Capitals at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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The Vegas Golden Knights Knight Line Drumbots perform in the Castle before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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A fan holds up a replica Stanley Cup outside the arena prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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A showgirl watches warmups with fans before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Zack Frongillo, representing the Washington Capitals, holds a sword as he is lowered to the ice during a pregame show before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Matt Helfst of Nevada waves a Vegas Golden Knights flag as the Stanley Cup is displayed for fans at Toshiba Plaza outside T-Mobile Arena before Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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The Golden Knight performs with the Washington Capitals swordsman prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals takes to the ice prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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The Washington Capitals swordsman performs prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a first-period goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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John Carlson #74 is congratulated by his teammate Jakub Vrana #13 of the Washington Capitals after scoring a second-period goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a second-period goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a second-period goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Tomas Nosek #92 of the Vegas Golden Knights is pursued by T.J. Oshie #77 of the Washington Capitals during the second period in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals defends the shot from Tomas Nosek #92 of the Vegas Golden Knights during the second period in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Dmitry Orlov #9 of the Washington Capitals and Alex Tuch #89 of the Vegas Golden Knights collide during the first period during the first period in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals reacts after allowing a second-period goal to Reilly Smith (not pictured) #19 of the Vegas Golden in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals allows a second-period goal to Reilly Smith #19 of the Vegas Golden in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals scores a second-period goal past Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals is defended by Nate Schmidt #88 of the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Tom Wilson #43 of the Washington Capitals is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a third-period goal against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Lars Eller #20 of the Washington Capitals misses an open net opportunity late in the game against the Vegas Golden Knights during the third period in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Tomas Nosek #92 of the Vegas Golden Knights scores a third-period goal past Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his second-period goal past Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Vegas Golden Knights in Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Luca Sbisa #47 of the Vegas Golden Knights and Andre Burakovsky #65 of the Washington Capitals crash into the boards in the second period of Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals stops the puck as Ryan Carpenter #40 of the Vegas Golden Knights tries for a rebound in the third period of Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Vegas Golden Knights blocks a shot in front of Lars Eller #20 of the Washington Capitals and Cody Eakin #21 of the Golden Knights in the first period of Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Golden Knights defeated the Capitals 6-4. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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