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With Thanksgiving 2016 officially in the books, the Capitals are back on the ice for a Friday afternoon game against the Jack Eichel-less Buffalo Sabres at Verizon Center.

Here is everything you need to know about Capitals vs. Sabres:

What: Buffalo at Washington Capitals

Where: Verizon Center. Washington, D.C.

When: Friday, 11/25 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

How to Watch: Capitals GameTime airs at 4:30 p.m. followed by Capitals vs. Sabres on CSN Mid-Atlantic.

When is the Capitals-Sabres game?

The Capitals (12-5-2) play the Buffalo (7-8-5) Friday at 5:00 p.m. ET.

What channel is the Capitals-Sabres game on?

The Capitals-Sabres game is broadcast on CSN. The coverage of the game begins at 4:30 p.m. with Capitals GameTime. The game begins at 5:00 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-Sabres game?

The Capitals-Sabres game, along with 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-Sabres game?

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

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

 

Defense
Karl Alzner - Matt Niskanen
Dmitry Orlov - John Carlson
Brooks Orpik - Taylor Chrney

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup

Scratches
Nate Schmidt
T.J. Oshie (Upper Body)

Capitals vs. Sabres Open Thread

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