The Washington Capitals’ lines are set for their 2020-21 season opener against the Buffalo Sabers, Thursday night.
The most notable change made by head coach Peter Laviolette at the Capitals’ morning skate was to put Conor Sheary back on the third line for Daniel Sprong.
Capital lines by AM skate:
Additional equipment: Sprong, Siegenthaler, TvR
̵1; Samantha Pell (@SamanthaJPell) January 14, 2021
Laviolette confirmed after the skate that Ilya Samsonov is getting started.
Ilya Samsonov is the first goalkeeper from the ice. A quick fistfight with Scott Murray and a talk with Peter Laviolette before he left. https://t.co/d8rwKJiEL7
– Samantha Pell (@SamanthaJPell) January 14, 2021
Headline photo: Elizabeth Kong / RMNB