Yesterday, on two different occasions, the Capitals released information about their up-coming schedule.
One was time changes to two of their games during the season. One game is against the Pittsburgh Penguins on December 27th.The game was schedule to go off at 7:00 om but was moved a half hour back to 7:30. The second game was against the Los Angeles Kings on February 14th. The game was suppose to start at 7:30 pm but has been moved up a half hour to 7:00 pm.
The second announcement came in regards to the number of times that the Capitals will be featured on national television; a total of 13 times. Three of those times will be against the Pittsburgh Penguins, including the first time Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen face off against their former team. The Flyers and the Bruins will play the Caps 2 times each on national television.
Here are the 13 games that Caps will be on national TV.
Oct. 29: Detroit at Washington (7:30, NBC Sports Network)
Dec. 27: Washington at Pittsburgh (7:30, NBC Sports Network)
Jan. 1*: Chicago at Washington (1, NBC)
Jan. 14: Philadelphia at Washington (8, NBC Sports Network)
Jan. 28: Pittsburgh at Washington (8, NBC Sports Network)
Feb. 1: St. Louis at Washington (1, NBC Sports Network)
Feb. 11: Washington at San Jose (10:30, NBC Sports Network)
Feb. 22: Washington at Philadelphia (12:30, NBC)
Feb. 25: Pittsburgh at Washington (8, NBC Sports Network)
March 11: N.Y. Rangers at Washington (8, NBC Sports Network)
March 15: Boston at Washington (7:30, NBC Sports Network)
March 16: Washington at Buffalo (7, NBC Sports Network)
April 8: Boston at Washington (8, NBC Sports Network)
The January 1st game is starred because it is the Winter Classic game against the Blackhawks.