How to watch Washington Capitals vs. Los Angeles Kings
How to watch Capitals vs. Kings originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington
Coming off a much-needed win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday, the Capitals are back in action on Monday in downtown Los Angeles against the Kings.
Entering Monday, Washington sits at 68 points -- three shy of the Pittsburgh Penguins for the final Wild Card berth in the Eastern Conference. The Capitals are tied with Buffalo, Ottawa and Florida at 68 points, too, shaping up for a tight race to end the season.
The Capitals' four-game west coast road trip concludes on Monday night in Los Angeles. Here's everything you need to know before puck drop.
CAPITALS VS. KINGS HOW TO WATCH
What: Washington Capitals vs. Los Angeles Kings
Where: Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, California
When: Monday, March 6, 2023, at 10:30 p.m. ET
TV Channel: Capitals vs. Kings will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington (NBC Sports channel finder)
Live Stream: You can live stream Capitals vs. Kings on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page and on the MyTeams app.
CAPITALS VS. KINGS TV SCHEDULE
10:00 p.m.: Capitals Pregame Live (LIVE)
10:30 p.m.: Capitals vs. Kings (LIVE)
12:30 a.m.: Capitals Postgame Live (LIVE)
CAPITALS VS. KINGS WHAT TO WATCH
From NBC Sports Washington's Matt Weyrich
There were three defensemen on the ice trying to make a good first impression on the Capitals in Saturday’s 8-3 win over the San Jose Sharks. With the offense exploding for a pair of four-goal periods, there were plenty of points to go around as all three found their way onto the stat sheet...Read more.
From NBC Sports Washington's Ethan Cadeaux
The Capitals received an intriguing piece from the Toronto Maple Leafs at the trade deadline: Rasmus Sandin, a 22-year-old defenseman who is under team control through the 2023-24 season. In Toronto, Sandin was part of the Maple Leafs' third D-pairing. The Swede seeked a bigger role ahead of the 2022-23 season -- he held out the beginning of training camp hoping for a new contract extension -- but that larger role never came...Read more.
CAPITALS VS. KINGS PLAYERS TO WATCH
Alex Ovechkin, RW, Capitals (59 games, 35 goals, 25 assists): The Capitals star scored twice in Washington's much-needed 8-3 victory over San Jose on Saturday. We'll see if Ovechkin can add to his goal tally again on Monday in Los Angeles.
Anze Kopitar, C, Kings (58 games, 25 goals, 33 assists): At 34, Anze Kopitar is another player in this game that isn't allowing age to slow his production down. The Kings captain is second on the team in points (58), second in goals and first in assists.