Capitals vs Lightning. A Wednesday night showdown
The Washington Capitals play host to the Tampa Bay Lightning on this Wednesday evening. The Caps are looking to make a positive push towards the playoff race. The Capitals got blown out by the Wild on Sunday, and are looking to rebound from that. The Lightning got blown out by Toronto on Monday and are looking to rebound from that. Alex Ovechkin is looking to move closer to Gordie Howe’s 801 career goals scored. Washington also held a players only meeting the other day, to discuss how to rebound and make a positive push to the playoffs.