Edmonton Oilers (8-4-1) (3rd, Pacific)
Washington Capitals (5-4-3. 5th, Metro)
Capital One Arena 7 PM EST
Last Game for the Caps (L OT vs the Stars)
Goals – Backstrom (3), Connolly (2), Kuznetsov (6)
Holtby OTL 33 saves on 37 shots
Caps News: Aaron Ness and Nathan Walker have been assigned back to the Hershey Bears. Ness made it back to Hershey and played in Sunday’s win for the Hershey Bears. Walker cleared waivers at noon today and has arrived in Hershey to rejoin the Hershey Bears in the AHL. Brooks Orpik is still listed as day to day with an injury.
Capitals lines coming up against the Edmonton Oilers.
Pheonix Copley will be between the pipes tonight for the Washington Capitals.