Dale Hunter makes his NHL coaching debut behind the Capitals’ bench Tuesday night in front of the home crowd in Chinatown. He didn’t want to overwhelm the players with his system in this first game, but keep an eye out for the alterations he did make, including different looks on the power play.
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Faceoff: 7 p.m., Verizon Center | TV: CSN | Radio: 1500 AM
Based on warmup here is what the lineup should look like against the Blues:
Scratches: Jeff Schultz, Mathieu Perreault and Mike Green (strained right groin muscle).