Rivalry renewed as Capitals face the Penguins tonight

Game 14-  Pittsburgh  (6-4-3)  at  Washington  (6-4-3)

TV:  730pm  NBC Sports Network

Last game:  Washington defeated Edmonton  4-2

Goal scorers:  Oshie, Ovechkin, Smith-Pelly, Vrana

Goalie- Pheonix Copley-31 saves

Tonight is Travis Boyd’s 10th career national hockey league game. Also tonight during pregame ceremonies the Caps will honor one of the greatest Washington Capitals of all time Nicklas Backstrom for career assist number 600!

Lines for the Caps against the Penguins

8-Ovechkin, 92-Kuznetsov, 23-Jaskin

18-Stephenson, 19-Backstrom, 77-Oshie

65-Burakovsky, 20-Eller, 10-Connolly

13-Vrana, 72-Boyd, 25-Smith-Pelly

6-Kempny, 74-Carlson

9-Orlov, 2-Niskanen

29-Djoos, 22-Bowey

Braden Holtby is back between the pipes tonight!

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