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Posted at 05:59 PM ET, 10/08/2011

Open thread: Capitals vs. Hurricanes

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Michal Neuvirth will be between the pipes tonight as Washington opens up its season at Verizon Center against the division rival Carolina Hurricanes. It’s the first time the Capitals have opened at home since 2005-06.

Here’s what tonight’s lineup should look like, based on warmup:

Forwards
Ovechkin-Backstrom-Knuble
Brouwer-Perreault-Semin
Chimera-Laich-Ward
Hendricks-Halpern-Beagle

Defense
Alzner-Carlson
Hamrlik-Green
Schultz-Wideman

Goalies
Neuvirth
Vokoun

You can chat about the game in the comments below, and The Post’s Tarik El-Bashir will join in occasionally with some observations from the press box.

Faceoff: 7 p.m. | TV: CSN | Radio: 1500 AM


By Washington Post Sports Editors  |  05:59 PM ET, 10/08/2011

 
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