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The Capitals head north of the border on Saturday to take on Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens in a matinee matchup. Washington recalled Jakub Vrana from Hershey as a precaution, but all indications are that Justin Williams will be in the lineup after missing Wednesday's game with a lower-body injury.

Here is everything you need to know:

What: Washington Capitals vs. Montreal Canadiens

Where: Bell Centre, Montreal, QC

When: Saturday, 2/4 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

How to Watch: Capitals at Canadiens will be broadcast on NBCSN and streamed live via NBC Sports.

When is the Capitals-Canadiens game?

The Capitals (34-11-6) play the Montreal Canadiens (30-15-7) Saturday at 1:00 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 12:30 p.m. with Caps GameTime. The game begins at 1:00 p.m with Joe Beninati and Craig Laughlin. For postgame coverage, stick around for Caps Extra following the game and Caps in 30 at 11 p.m.. (CSN channel Finder)

Where can I stream the Capitals-Canadiens game?

The Capitals-Canadiens game 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 Friday's practice, here are the projected lines:

Forwards
Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - T.J. Oshie
Marcus Johansson - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Justin Williams
Brett Connolly - Lars Eller - Andre Burakovsky
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
Jakub Vrana, Taylor Chorney

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