Capitals Vs. Blackhawks: Washington Hits The Windy City

The Washington Capitals will look to rebound from Friday night's disappointing 3-2 loss against the Winnipeg Jets when they face the Blackhawks tonight in Chicago.

The Washington Capitals will look to rebound from Friday night's disappointing 3-2 loss against the Winnipeg Jets when they face the Blackhawks tonight in Chicago.

Washington enter tonight's game holding on to the eighth and final spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race with 78 points. Closing in on the Caps for the last spot are the Jets (76 points), while the Buffalo Sabres are right there as well with 75 points. The Capitals are still in the running for the Southeast Division title, as they currently sit in second place behind the Florida Panthers.

The Blackhawks, winners of two straight games, currently sit in sixth place in the Western Conference playoff standings with 86 points.

Here is the start time and TV information for tonight's game.

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: NBC Sports Network (Dave Strader and Brian Engblom)

Radio: WFED 1500 AM

For the latest on today's game, stay with this StoryStream. For more on the Capitals, visit Japers Rink. For the latest news and information from around the NHL, visit SB Nation's NHL hub.

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