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Game 30: Capitals vs. Canadiens game time, how to watch, open thread

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The Caps have the quick turnaround as they host the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday at Verizon Center. Stream the game via CSNmidatlantic.com/CapitalsStream or tune in to CSN at 6:30 p.m. for coverage. Here is everything you need to know:

What: Washington Capitals vs. Montreal Canadiens

Where: Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.

When: Saturday, 12/17 at 7:00 p.m. ET.

How to Watch: Capitals GameTime airs at 6:30 p.m. followed by Capitals vs. Canadiens on CSN.

When is the Capitals-Canadiens game?

The Capitals (19-7-3) play the Montreal Canadiens (19-7-4) Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

What channel is the Capitals-Canadiens game on?

The Capitals-Canadiens 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-Canadiens game?

The Capitals-Canadiens 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-Canadiens game?

Based on Friday's game and Saturday's optional skate, the projected lines are:

Forwards
Alex Ovechkin - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Justin Williams
Marcus Johansson - Nicklas Backstrom - T.J. Oshie
Zach Sanford - Lars Eller - Jakub Vrana
Daniel Winnik - Jay Beagle - Tom Wilson

 

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

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup

Scratches
Andre Burakovsky, Brett Connolly, Taylor Chorney

Capitals-Canadiens Open Thread

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