Capitals

Capitals

What: Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers

Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.

When: 8:00 p.m. ET

How to Watch: Capitals-Rangers will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network with pre and postgame coverage on NBC Sports Washington Plus.

Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals-Rangers game on NBC Sports' Wednesday Night Rivalry live stream page 

You can also stream the game online with no cable TV subscription on fuboTV (try for free!).

WHEN IS THE CAPITALS-RANGERS GAME?

The Capitals (22-13-2) take on the Rangers (19-13-4) Wednesday, December 27 at 8:00 p.m. ET in New York.

WHAT CHANNEL IS THE CAPITALS-RANGERS GAME ON?

The Capitals-Rangers game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network. Coverage kicks off on NBC Sports Washington Plus with Capitals FaceOff at 7:00 p.m. followed by Capitals GameTime at 7:30 p.m. Tune back to NBC Sports Washington Plus for Caps Extra following the game and Caps Overtime at 11:00 p.m. for all your postgame coverage. (NBC Sports Washington channel Finder)

7:00 p.m. — Caps FaceOff
7:30 p.m. — Caps GameTime
8:00 p.m. — Capitals at Rangers
10:30 p.m. — Caps Extra
11:00 p.m. — Caps Overtime

WHERE CAN I STREAM THE CAPITALS-RANGERS GAME?

The Capitals-Rangers game is available to stream live here through NBC Sports' Wednesday Night Rivalry 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. Pre and postgame coverage is also available to stream via NBC Sports Washington's live stream page.

 

The game is also available to stream, along with all the pregame and postgame shows, on fuboTV (try for free).

WHAT ARE THE PROJECTED LINES FOR CAPITALS-RANGERS?

Here are the Caps' projected lines:

Forwards
Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Tom Wilson
Jakub Vrana - Evgeny Kuznetsov - T.J. Oshie
Brett Connolly - Lars Eller - Andre Burakovsky
Chandler Stephenson - Jay Beagle - Devnate Smith-Pelly

Defensemen
Dmitry Orlov - Matt Niskanen
Brooks Orpik - John Carlson
Christian Djoos - Madison Bowey

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup.

Scratches: Alex Chiasson, Nathan Walker, Taylor Chorney

CAPITALS-RANGERS OPEN THREAD

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