The Capitals begin the 2017-18 regular season on Thursday against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre. This marks the first time Washington has faced Ottawa in their season-opening game. The Capitals hold a 44-36-5-5 all-time record against the Senators and an 18-23-1-3 record in games played in Ottawa. This season marks the ninth time since 2006-07 that Washington will open the season on the road.
The Washington Capitals will hold their annual media luncheon today at 11:30 a.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. A team practice at 10:30 a.m. will precede the luncheon. Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan and head coach Barry Trotz, along with Capitals assistant coaches and players, will be available for individual interviews.
Today, 8:45 a.m.: Jay Beagle on The Sports Junkies, 106.7 The Fan
Wednesday, 7 a.m. hour: John Walton on the Sports Junkies, 106.7 The Fan
Wednesday, 8 a.m.: Barry Trotz on the Sports Junkies, 106.7 The Fan
Wednesday, 8:15 a.m.: Braden Holtby on Elliot in the Morning, DC 101.1 FM
Wednesday, 3:30 p.m.: John Carlson on Chad Dukes vs. The World, 106.7 The Fan
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