Monday morning, NBC Sports Group officially announced their NHL schedule for the upcoming season. The Capitals will have a total of 15 games on the schedule including 13 games on NBCSN and two games on NBC for a national audience.
The first Capitals game NBCSN will feature is, of course, on October 11th vs. the Pittsburgh Penguins for their Wednesday Night Rivalry coverage. One of the two games the NBC channel will include is the Capitals’ third outdoor game at the Naval Academy on March 3 against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The second game to be featured on NBC will be on January 21 against the Philadelphia Flyers.