Alex Ovechkin returns to the Capitals’ lineup this afternoon against Montreal after serving a three-game suspension.
Chat about the game in the comments section below and check back here before faceoff for Washington’s lineup.
Faceoff: 2 p.m., Bell Centre | TV: CSN | Radio: 1500 AM
Based on warmup here is what the lineup should look like against the Canadiens:
Scratches: Jay Beagle and John Erskine.
Injured reserve: Nicklas Backstrom (concussion) and Mike Green (sports hernia) on LTI.
Note: Joel Rechlicz cleared waivers at noon Saturday and as expected was assigned to the AHL’s Hershey Bears.