A meeting with Gerry Dee is a shot away

Joel Ward is the man of the hour tonight after his overtime winner sent the Capitals into the Eastern Conference semifinals and sent the defending Stanley Cup champions packing on their home ice.

After the game, Gerry Dee caught up with Ward. Here’s the proof:

For your viewing pleasure, here’s the actual OT winner:

Getting to talk to Gerry Dee AND eliminating the champs in overtime of Game 7 on the same night? Try topping that one.