Capitals and LA Kings Pregame Update & Line Projections

GAME TIME IS 7 pm ET

Washington Capitals: 40-10-4

LA Kings 33-19-9

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The Washington Capitals welcomes the LA Kings to Verizon Center tonight.

Caps Forward Lines

Ovechkin (8) Backstrom (19) Oshie (77)

Burakovsky (65) Kuznetsov (92) Williams (14)

Chimera (25) Johansson (90) Wilson (43)

Laich (21) Richards (10)  Latta (46)

Defensemen Parings

Alzner (28) Niskanen (2)

Schmidt (88) Carlson (74)

Orlov (9) Orpik (44)

Goalies

Braden Holtby (70) Philipp Grubauer** (31)

** Expected in the net tonight.

Injury List

Still: Jay Beagle.

 Reachable Milestones:

Nicky Backstrom one goal away from a new Caps franchise milestone: (162) for 12th place.

LA Kings

Forwards

Lucic (17) Kopitar (11) Brown (23)

King (74) Carter (77) Toffoli (73)

Pearson (70) Lecavalier (44) Lewis (22)

Clifford (13) Shane (21) Nolan (71)

Defensive Pairings

McNabb (3) Doughty (8)

Muzzine (6) Martinez (27)

Gravel (53 ) Schenn (52)

Goalies

Enroth (1) Quick** (32)

** Expected in the net.

Injury List

Marian Gaborik

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