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The Caps obliterated Pittsburgh. How will they fare against the Detroit Red Wings? Watch the coverage on CSN or stream it starting at 6:30 p.m.

Here is everything you need to know:

When is the Capitals-Red Wings game?

The Capitals (10-4-2) play the Detroit Red Wings (8-8-1) Friday at 7:00 p.m. ET

What channel is the Capitals-Red Wings game on?

The Capitals-Red Wings game is broadcast on CSN. The coverage of the game begins at 6:30 p.m. with Capitals GameTime. The game begins at 7:00 p.m with Joe Beninati and Craig Laughlin. For postgame coverage, stick around for Caps Extra following the game. (CSN channel Finder)

Where can I stream the Capitals-Red Wings game?

The Capitals-Red Wings game, along with gameday shows Caps GameTime and Caps Extra, is available to stream live here on csnmidatlantic.com/CapitalsStream and the NBC Sports app 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-Red Wings game?

Based on Friday's morning skate, here are the projected lines:

Forwards
Marcus Johansson - Nicklas Backstrom - T.J. Oshie
Alex Ovechkin - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Andre Burakovsky
Zach Sanford - Jay Beagle - Tom Wilson
Brett Connolly - Lars Eller - Justin Williams

Defense
Karl Alzner - Matt Niskanen
Dmitry Orlov - John Carlson
Brooks Orpik - Nate Schmidt

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup

 

Scratches
Daniel Winnik, Taylor Chorney

Capitals vs. Red Wings Open Thread

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