The Capitals travel to Long Island to take on former head coach Barry Trotz and the third place New York Islanders.
Washington is coming off a win against the New Jersey Devils, while the Isles dropped their most recent bout with the New York Rangers.
Can the Caps pull off the win, or will Trotz get revenge against his former team? Tune in to find out.
CAPITALS-ISLANDERS GAME 49: HOW TO WATCH
What: Washington Capitals at New York Islanders
Where: Nassau Coliseum, East Garden City, New York
When: Saturday, January 18, 1:00 p.m. ET
TV Channel: Capitals-Islanders game will be broadcast on NBC Sports. (NBC Sports channel Finder)
Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals-Islanders on NBC Sports live stream page.
Radio: Caps Radio 24/7
CAPITALS-ISLANDERS TV SCHEDULE:
12:00 PM: Caps Faceoff Live
12:30 PM: Caps Pregame Live
1:00 PM: Capitals @ Islanders (LIVE)
2:30 PM: Caps Postgame Live
3:00 PM: Caps Overtime Live
CAPITALS-ISLANDERS INJURY REPORT:
Islanders: RW Cal Clutterbuck, wrist, out indefinitely
LW Michael Dal Colle, upper-body injury, day-to-day
D Adam Pelech, achilles, out indefinitely
CAPITALS AT ISLANDERS PLAYERS TO WATCH:
Alex Ovechkin, F, Capitals (31-16-47)
Ovechkin notched his 25th career hat trick against the New Jersey Devils, and stands third in the NHL's goal scoring race behind David Pastrnak and Auston Matthews.
Mat Barzal, F, Islanders (17-22-39)
The Islanders' All-Star forward is having another stellar season, and leads the team in points again.
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