The Caps just can’t seem to find a rhythm. They’ll get off on the right foot only to be forced to return back to the drawing board.
The Washington Capitals will face the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Both the Capitals and Red Wings are coming off of losses earlier this week. The Caps fell to the Sabres 3-2 on Monday and the Red Wings weren’t not able to get around the Hurricanes losing 5-2 on Tuesday.
Tune in to find out who will come out on top.
CAPITALS vs. RED WINGS HOW TO WATCH
What: Washington Capitals vs. Detroit Red Wings, Game 70 of the 2019-20 NHL Regular Season
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
When: Thursday, March 12th at 7:00 p.m. ET
TV Channel: The Capitals vs. Detroit Red Wings game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington (NBC Sports channel Finder)
Live Stream: You can live stream Capitals vs. Detroit Red Wings on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page and on the NBC Sports App.
Radio: Caps Radio 24/7, 106.7 The Fan FM
CAPITALS vs. RED WINGS TV SCHEDULE
6:00 PM: Caps Faceoff Live
6:30 PM: Caps Pregame Live
7:00 PM: Capitals vs. Red Wings
9:30 PM: Caps Postgame Live
10:00 PM: Caps Overtime Live
10:00 PM: D.C. Sports Live
CAPITALS vs. RED WINGS INJURY REPORT:
LW, Justine Abdelkader, Illness, Day-to-day
LW, Adam Erne, Hand, Indefinitely
C, Kyle Brodziak, Back, Indefinitely
LW, Filip Zadina, Ankle, Day-to-day
D, Danny DeKeyser, Back, OUT
C, Henrik Zetterberg, Back, Indefinitely
RW, Johan Franzen, Concussion, OUT
CAPITALS vs. RED WING PLAYERS TO WATCH
Alex Ovechkin, LW, Capitals (48-19-67):
Alex Ovechkin scored a goal and an assist in Monday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Buffalo Sabres. Ovi was able to finish Monday night with a play-2 rating, six points on goal one hit and two blocked shots in 19:24 of ice time.
Dmitry Orlov, D, Capitals (4-23-27):
Trailing the Sabres 2-1 with just under seven minutes in the game, Orlov tied the game 2-2. He was able to finish the night with a plus-1 rating, two penalty minutes, two shots on goal and two hits in 26:40 of ice time.
Tyler Bertuzzi, LW, Red Wings(21-27-48):
Tyler Bertuzzi notched his 21st goal of the season on Tuesday night, tying the game against the Hurricanes and extending his goal streak to three straight games. Bertuzzi currently has 48 points through 70 games.
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