Nicklas Backstrom is set to make his return to the Capitals’ lineup tonight against Montreal after missing nearly three months with a concussion.Chat about the game in the comments section below and check back here soon for Washington’s lineup.
Faceoff: 7 p.m., Verizon Center | TV: CSN | Radio:1500 AM
Based on warmups here is what the lineup should look like against the Canadiens:
Scratches: Tomas Vokoun (groin), Jeff Halpern, Cody Eakin, Joel Ward and Jeff Schultz.
Injured reserve: John Erskine (lower body).