Tonight the Capitals take on Sidney Crosby and the arch-rival Pittsburgh Penguins in Washington Coach Dale Hunter’s second NHL game. Some reading material on tonight’s contest:
— Tell us your favorite Caps-Pens story
— Pens look to even the regular-season score with Caps
— Crosby ‘has played some awesome hockey’ since return
— Preview: Caps’ new system will be put to the test
— Tomas Vokoun will start vs. Pittsburgh
— Dale Hunter ready to be reintroduced to Sidney Crosby
— Asham had ‘a couple of sleepless nights’ after fight with Beagle
Chat about the game in the comments section below and check back soon for Washington’s lineup.
Faceoff: 7 p.m., Verizon Center | TV: CSN | Radio: 1500 AM
Based on warmup here’s what the lineup should look like against the Penguins:
Scratches: Roman Hamrlik, Mathieu Perreault and Mike Green (strained right groin muscle).