Caps three game road trip starts with the Red Wings
3-22 Washington (42-24-7) at Detroit (27-35-11)
TV: 7:30pm NBC Sports Washington
Last game for Washington: 4-3 win vs Dallas
- Alex Ovechkin-goal, assist
- John Carlson-goal, assist
- T.J. Oshie-goal, assist
- Matt Niskanen-goal
Washington is currently ranked as the number one seed in the Metropolitan division, number four in the Eastern conference and number seven in the NHL, with 91 points in the standings on the season.
Last game for Detroit: 5-4 shootout win vs Philadelphia
- Dylan Larkin-2 goals, assist
- Luke Glendening-goal
- Evgeny Svechnikov-goal
The two teams will play for the first time since February 11th, when Detroit won 5-4. The Red Wings come into tonight’s game having won their last game against the Flyers in a shootout. However they has lost ten in a row leading up to the Flyers game.