The Capitals head out on a season-long five-game road trip looking their best. But how will they handle the road? Things do not go well on their last extended road trip as they were handed three regulation losses in California. Washington hopes to handle this road swing a bit better. While the Caps look like they have recovered from a four-game losing streak, their first game will be a tough one as they face their former coach Bruce Boudreau and a Minnesota Wild team in desperate need of a win.
What: Washington Capitals vs. Minnesota Wild
Where: Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, Minn.
When: 8:00 p.m. ET. (Capitals GameTime gets things started at 7:30 p.m. ET)
How to Watch: Capitals at Wild will be broadcast on CSN. (Channel Finder)
Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals at Wild game on CSN's live stream page.
WHEN IS THE CAPITALS-WILD GAME?
The Capitals (49-17-8) take on the Wild (44-24-7) Tuesday, March 28 at 8:00 p.m. ET at Xcel Energy Center.
WHAT CHANNEL IS THE CAPITALS-WILD GAME ON?
The Capitals-Wild game will be broadcast on CSN Mid-Atlantic. Capitals GameTime gets things started at 7:30 p.m. ET with Capitals Extra recapping the all the action following the game. (CSN channel Finder)
WHERE CAN I STREAM THE CAPITALS-WILD GAME?
The Capitals-Wild game, as well as the pre and postgame shows, is available to stream live here through CSN's live stream page 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-WILD GAME?
Here are the projected lines based on Monday's practice:
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
Karl Alzner - John Carlson
Dmitry Orlov - Matt Niskanen
Brooks Orpik - Kevin Shattenkirk
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup
Paul Carey, Nate Schmidt, Taylor Chorney
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