Puck drop is set for noon CT, if the sun glare doesn’t cause a delay.
“It was pretty bad,” Capitals defenseman Mike Green said of Wednesday’s practice.
Sun glare could push the start of Thursday’s Blackhawks-Capitals game back.
Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. at the United Center.
Make yourself smarter — the ice should be 22 degrees on Saturday at Solider Field.
Brandon Saad, Johnny Oduya and Marian Hossa scored in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks kicked off their Stanley Cup title defense with a 6-4 victory over Mikhail Grabovsky and the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.
The Blackhawks begin their quest for their third Stanley Cup Final victory in five seasons on October 1 at the United Center.
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(CBS) — The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Peter LeBlanc to the Washington Capitals in exchange for future considerations, the team announced Thursday. Meanwhile, the Rockford IceHogs have acquired Mathieu Beaudoin from the Hershey Bears […]
It takes something really off-the-wall insane to irk me. Usually mild racism or your run of the mill ignorance gets no more than an eye roll from me. But I was troubled now.
After the game, Twitter erupted with a thrashing of racist rants and bigotry from Bruins fans toward Ward, who is black.
This year, the Washington Capitals appear to have saved their best for the postseason. Joel Ward slammed home a rebound at 2:57 of overtime to give Washington a 2-1 victory over Boston in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series Wednesday night.
Rookie Brandon Saad scored with 3:21 left in the third period to snap a tie, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Friday night for their first preseason win.
The Chicago Blackhawks released their 2011-12 schedule Thursday, which includes back-to-back games against the Dallas Stars to the start the season.
The Capitals snuck two goals past Corey Crawford in the first period Sunday. The Blackhawks kept a steady pace and pushed the game into overtime. A last minute goal by Washington shut the Hawks down.