Washington Capitals v. Columbus Blue Jackets
7:00 PM EST – Verizon Center – Washington, D.C.
TV/Radio: Capitals TV (in market only)
Possible lineup for Washington (via CSN’s Corey Masisak)
Possible lineup for Columbus (via Columbus Dispatch‘s Tom Reed):
Last game: The Capitals won the second of back-t0-back contests with the Boston Bruins in a 4-1 victory. Nicklas Backstrom scored two goals, while Michal Neuvrith and Dany Sabourin stopped 25 of 26 shots.
Outlook: The Caps play the Blue Jackets for the second time this preseason, winning the first game 6-2. Based on the morning skate, it looks as if Neuvirth will play the entire game for the second time as well. Varlamov will return to the ice Monday according to head coach Bruce Boudreau. Columbus will not play most of its regulars tonight.