The Capitals play their biggest game of the season on Sunday as they face the Columbus Blue Jackets. It is a game that is so big, in fact, that Washington was caught looking ahead on Friday in a surprising loss to Arizona. The Caps hold a four-point lead over the Blue Jackets in the race for the Metropolitan Division. A win in regulation may just bury Columbus.
What: Washington Capitals vs. Columbus Blue Jackets
Where: Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio
When: 6:00 p.m. ET. (Capitals GameTime gets things started at 5:30 p.m. ET)
How to Watch: Capitals at Blue Jackets will be broadcast on CSN Plus. (Channel Finder)
Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals at Blue Jackets game on CSN's live stream page.
WHEN IS THE CAPITALS-BLUE JACKETS GAME?
The Capitals (51-18-8) take on the Blue Jackets (49-20-8) Sunday, April 2 at 6:00 p.m. ET at Nationwide Arena.
WHAT CHANNEL IS THE CAPITALS-BLUE JACKETS GAME ON?
The Capitals-Blue Jackets game will be broadcast on CSN Plus. Capitals GameTime gets things started at 5:30 p.m. ET with Capitals Extra recapping the all the action following the game. (CSN channel Finder)
WHERE CAN I STREAM THE CAPITALS-BLUE JACKETS GAME?
The Capitals-Blue Jackets game, as well as the pre and postgame shows, is available to stream live here through CSN's live stream page and is available to authenticated CSN Mid-Atlantic subscribers on desktops, tablets, mobile devices and connected TVs anywhere in the United States.
WHAT ARE THE LINES FOR THE CAPITALS-BLUE JACKETS GAME?
Here are the projected lines based on Friday's game:
Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - T.J. Oshie
Marcus Johansson - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Justin Williams
Brett Connolly - Lars Eller - Andre Burakovsky
Daniel Winnik - Jay Beagle - Tom Wilson
Karl Alzner - John Carlson
Dmitry Orlov - Matt Niskanen
Brooks Orpik - Kevin Shattenkirk
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup
Paul Carey, Nate Schmidt, Taylor Chorney
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