Capitals face Islanders one game after hyped goal number 600 for OVI
3-15 Capitals (39-23-7) at Islanders (30-29-10)
TV: 7pm NBC Sports Washington
Last game for Washington: 3-2 ot win vs. Winnipeg
- Alex Ovechkin-2 goals (# 599 and 600 of career)
- Evgeny Kuznetsov-goal, assist
- Philipp Grubauer-26 saves
Phillip Grubauer will start his fourth consecutive game tonight.
Last game for New York: 5-2 win at Calgary
- Johnny Boychuk-goal, 2 assists
- Anders Lee-2 goals
- Nick Leddy-goal, assist
- Jordan Eberle-goal
- Christopher Gibson-50 saves
After a big 50 save outing, Christopher Gibson will face the Capitals.