Caps look to put Bolts in a 0-3 hole at home in DC

5-15  Washington at Tampa Bay  Game 3 (Washington leads series 2-0)

TV:  8pm  NBC Sports Network

Last game:  Washington defeated Tampa Bay 6-2

Washington scorers

  • Alex Ovechkin-goal, assist
  • Smith-Pelly- goal
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov- goal, 2 assists
  • Tom Wilson-goal, assist
  • Lars Eller-goal, 2 assists
  • John Carlson- 2 assists

8-Ovechkin, 92-Kuznetsov, 43-Wilson

13-Vrana, 20-Eller, 77-Oshie

65-Burakovsky 18-Stephenson, 10-Connolly

25-Smith-Pelly, 83-Beagle, 39-Chiasson

6-Kempny, 74-Carlson

9-Orlov, 2-Niskanen

44-Orpik, 29-Djoos

Holtby v. Vasilevskiy

Nick Backstrom is a game time decision again. Lines could be shook up depending on if he plays.

Tampa Bay scorers

  • B. Point-goal, assist
  • Steven Stamkos-goal, assists
  • Kucherov- assist

Teams that have fallen behind 2-0 in the conference final/semifinals since 1975 have gone on to lose the series 39 of 41 times.

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