Jaroslav Halak (25-11-4, 2.24 goals-against average, .917 save percentage) will make his fourth consecutive start as a Capital and will be opposed by Eddie Lack (11-12-4, 2.28 goals-against average, .918 save percentage) for Vancouver.
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Faceoff: 7 p.m., Verizon Center
TV: CSN+ | Radio: 106.7 FM
Here is the Capitals’ lineup.
Goal: Halak, Holtby.
Scratches: John Erskine and Casey Wellman.
LTIR: Aaron Volpatti (left shoulder) and Mikhail Grabovski (left ankle).