PHILADELPHIA — After two busy days ahead of the NHL trade deadline, the Capitals take on the Flyers for the second time in as many games. Braden Holtby (19-13-3, 2.94 goals-against average, .911 save percentage) gets the start for Washington — Philipp Grubauer was recalled on an emergency basis to serve as backup after Michal Neuvirth was traded to Buffalo for Jaroslav Halak — and Steve Mason (25-15-5, 2.57 goals-against average, .915 save percentage) is in net for the Flyers.
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Faceoff: 8 p.m., Verizon Center
TV: NBC Sports Network | Radio: 106.7 FM
Here’s the Capitals’ lineup
Goal: Holtby, Grubauer.
Scratches: Mikhail Grabovski (left ankle), Dmitry Orlov (suspended) and Jaroslav Halak.
LTIR: Aaron Volpatti (left shoulder).