The Capitals continue their road trip up north, after defeating the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday 5-3.
So far this season, the Caps have dominated on the road with a 4-1-0 record away from home. However, in four games at the Saddledome this season, Calgary is 3-0-1. Their only loss came from the Los Angeles Kings, when Drew Doughty scored in overtime. In their three wins, the Flames have outscored opponents 11-2.
You can catch all the action on NBC Sports Washington with Caps FaceOff Live kicking things off at 8 p.m. before Caps Pregame Live begins at 8:30 p.m. to bring you up to the 9 p.m. puck drop. Stick with NBC Sports Washington afterward for Caps Postgame Live, D.C. Sports Live and Caps Overtime Live.
Here is everything you need to know about the Thursday nights game, which takes place at 7:00 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Washington.
What: Washington Capitals at Calgary Flames, Game 11 of the 2019-20 NHL Regular Season
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
When: 9:00 p.m. ET
TV Channel: The Capitals at Flames game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington (NBC Sports Washington channel Finder)
Live Stream: You can live stream Capitals at Flames on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page. and on the NBC Sports App.
Radio: Caps Radio 24/7, 106.7 The Fan FM
CAPITALS at FLAMES TV SCHEDULE
8:00 PM: Caps Faceoff Live
8:30 PM: Caps Pregame Live
9:00 PM: Capitals at Flames
11:30 PM: Caps Postgame Live
11:30 PM: Caps Overtime Live
10:00 PM: D.C. Sports Live
CAPITALS at FLAMES INJURY REPORT:
RW, Richard Panik, Upper body, Week-to-Week
RW, Sam Bennett, Lower body, Day-to-day
LW, Andrew Mangiapane, Undisclosed, Out until at least Oct. 22
D, Juuso Valimaki, Knee, Indefinitely
CAPITALS at FLAMES PLAYERS TO WATCH
John Carlson, D, Capitals (3G, 15A, 18P):
Carlson was named the NHL's Second Star of the Week for the period ending Oct.20.
In four games, Carlson produced one goal and seven assists to extend his point streak to seven straight games. Carlson leads the NHL among defensemen with 18 points and 15 assists through 10 contests. He is only two points away from becoming the fourth-best defenseman in NHL history to register 2- or more in a single month.
Michal Kempny, D, Capitals (1G, 1A, 2P):
Since returning to the Caps lineup, both the defense and offense have seen much more stability. Within four minutes of returning to the ice, Kempny scored, advancing the Caps lead 2-1 over the Blackhawks.
To make things even better, Kempny is expected to return to his normal spot on the top defensive pairing alongside John Carlson in Tuesday nights matchup against the Flames.
Mikael Backlund, C, Flames (2G, 2A, 4P):
Backlund has goals in back-to-back games, including the game-winner on Sunday in Anaheim. He was able to beat Johnathan Quick on a late-game penalty shot to record his first of the season.
CAPITALS at FLAMES SERIES HISTORY
Number of all-time Meetings: 97
All-Time Series Record: Flames lead 45-37-15
Last Meeting: Caps win 4-3 shootout win (10/27/18)
Last 10: Capitals lead 7-3
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