Washington trounced Anaheim on Monday, with its 5-2 victory. Now, the Capitals head up to New York's Madison Square Garden for a Wednesday Night Rivalry Night against the Rangers.
With Washington leading the all-time series record, and veteran defenseman John Carlson having a career season (including a seven-game point streak), New York better be ready for a challenge.
Here is everything you need to know about the rivalry night matchup, including how to watch.
CAPITALS at RANGERS HOW TO WATCH
What: Washington Capitals at New York Rangers, Game 24 of the 2019-2020 NHL Regular Season
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York
When: 8:00 p.m. ET
TV Channel: The Capitals at Rangers game will be broadcast on NBCSN (Channel Finder Link)
Live Stream: You can live stream Capitals at Rangers on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page and on the NBC Sports App.
Radio: Caps 24/7 Radio, 106.7 The Fan FM
CAPITALS at RANGERS TV SCHEDULE
7:00 PM: Caps Faceoff Live (NBC Sports Washington Plus)
7:30 PM: Caps Pregame Live (NBC Sports Washington Plus)
8:00 PM: Capitals at Rangers (NBCSN)
10:00 PM: D.C. Sports Live
10:30 PM: Caps Postgame Live (NBC Sports Washington Plus)
11:00 PM: Caps Overtime Live (NBC Sports Washington Plus)
CAPITALS at RANGERS INJURY REPORT
Carl Hagelin, upper body, day-to-day
Nic Dowd, upper body, day-to-day
Marc Staal, ankle, week-to-week
Mika Zibanejad, upper body, day-to-day
CAPITALS at RANGERS PLAYERS TO WATCH
John Carlson, D, Capitals (8G, 27A, 35 Pts): Back in October, when the Caps and Rangers first met this season, Carlson put up a team-high three points. Now, the defenseman has a seven-game point streak and is tied for the third-most points in the league (35).
Artemi Panarin, C, Rangers (9 G, 14A, 23 Pts): Since joining the Rangers as a free agent this summer, Panarin has shown his offensive prowess and now leads New York in goals (9). He also has nine points in the Rangers' last five games, though he's only scored twice in that period.
Alex Ovechkin, LW, Capitals (15G, 10A, 25Pts): An offensive powerhouse for Washington, the captain is once again providing numbers up front. Ovechkin also has six goals and five assists over the Capitals' last 10 games.
CAPITALS at RANGERS SERIES HISTORY
Number of all-time Meetings: 273 (55 postseason)
All-Time Series Record: Capitals lead 131-117-18
Regular Season Record: Capitals lead 103-90-18
Playoff Record: Capitals lead 28-27
Last Meeting: Caps win 5-2 (10/18/19)
Last 10: Capitals lead 9-1
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How to Watch Capitals at Rangers: Time, TV Channel, Live Stream originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington