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What: Washington Capitals vs. New York Islanders

Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.

When: 7:00 p.m. ET.

How to Watch: Capitals-Islanders will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington. (Channel Finder)

Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals-Islanders game on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page.

WHEN IS THE CAPITALS-ISLANDERS GAME?

The Capitals (5-6-1) take on the Islanders (7-4-1) Thursday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m. ET at Capital One Arena.

WHAT CHANNEL IS THE CAPITALS-ISLANDERS GAME ON?

The Capitals-Islanders game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington. Coverage kicks off with Capitals FaceOff at 6 p.m. followed by Capitals Extra at 6:30 p.m. Stay with NBC Sports Washington following the game for Caps Extra at 9:30 p.m., Caps Overtime at 10 p.m., and Caps in 30 at 11 p.m. for all your postgame coverage. (NBC Sports Washington channel Finder)

6:00 p.m. — Caps FaceOff
6:30 p.m. — Caps GameTime
7:00 p.m. — Capitals vs. islanders
9:30 p.m. — Caps Extra
10:00 p.m. — Caps Overtime

WHERE CAN I STREAM THE CAPITALS-ISLANDERS GAME?

The Capitals-Islanders game, as well as the postgame shows, is available to stream live here through NBC Sports Washington's live stream page and is available to authenticated NBC Sports Washington subscribers on desktops, tablets, mobile devices and connected TVs anywhere in the United States.

 

WHAT ARE THE LINES FOR THE CAPITALS-ISLANDERS GAME?

Here are the projected lines:

Forwards
Alex Ovechkin - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Devante Smith-Pelly
Jakub Vrana - Nicklas Backstrom - T.J. Oshie
Chandler Stephenson - Lars Eller - Tom Wilson
Nathan Walker - Jay Beagle - Alex Chiasson

Defense
Brooks Orpik - Madison Bowey
Christian Djoos - John Carlson
Dmitry Orlov - Taylor Chorney

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup

Scratches

Liam O'Brien, Aaron Ness, Andre Burakovsky (IR), Tyler Graovac (IR), Matt Niskanen (LTIR)

CAPITALS-ISLANDERS OPEN THREAD

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