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Game 79: Capitals at Maple Leafs date, time, how to watch, game thread

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The Capitals cemented their control over the Metropolitan Division on Sunday with a big win over the Columbus Blue Jackets. They will look to take another step closer to wrapping up the division on Tuesday as they play Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Toronto better make sure not to push Alex Ovechkin too far. Washington will hope to have another big game from the NHL's second star of the week, Marcus Johansson.

What: Washington Capitals vs.Toronto Maple Leafs

Where: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario

When: 7:30 p.m. ET. (Capitals GameTime gets things started at 7:00 p.m. ET)

How to Watch: Capitals at Maple Leafs will be broadcast on CSN. (Channel Finder)

Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals at Maple Leafs game on CSN's live stream page.

WHEN IS THE CAPITALS-MAPLE LEAFS GAME?

The Capitals (52-18-8) take on the Maple Leafs (39-24-15) Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. ET at Cir Canada Centre.

WHAT CHANNEL IS THE CAPITALS-MAPLE LEAFS GAME ON?

The Capitals-Maple Leafs game will be broadcast on CSN. Capitals GameTime gets things started at 7:00 p.m. ET with Capitals Extra recapping the all the action following the game. (CSN channel Finder)

 

WHERE CAN I STREAM THE CAPITALS-MAPLE LEAFS GAME?

The Capitals-Maple Leafs 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-MAPLE LEAFS GAME?

Here are the projected lines based on Sunday's game:

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 - Kevin Shattenkirk

Goalies
Braden Holtby starts with Philipp Grubauer as backup

Scratches
Paul Carey, Nate Schmidt, Taylor Chorney

CAPITALS-MAPLE LEAFS OPEN THREAD

Use the comment section below to discuss the game action with other Capitals fans. 

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