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Game Thread: Montreal Canadiens @ Washington Capitals

After a solid win against a tired Florida Panthers team, can the Subban and Eller-less Habs capitalize on a bad start by the Capitals?

Game time is 7:00PM EST, so here are your projected lineups:

Montreal Canadiens Prospective Lineup
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Max Pacioretty
David Desharnais
Erik Cole
Rene Bourque
Tomas Plekanec
Brian Gionta
Brandon Prust
Alex Galchenyuk
Brendan Gallagher
Travis Moen
Ryan White
Colby Armstrong
Left Defense Right Defense
Andrei Markov
Alexei Emelin
Josh Gorges
Raphael Diaz
Francis Bouillon
Tomas Kaberle
Carey Price
Peter Budaj

Scratches for tonight include Lars Eller, Michael Blunden, and Yannick Weber.

Injuries: Petteri Nokelainen

Contract disputes: P.K. Subban

As for Washington:

Washington Capitals Prospective Lineup
Left Wing Center Right Wing
Marcus Johansson
Nicklas Backstrom
Alex Ovechkin
Wojtek Wolski
Mike Ribeiro
Troy Brouwer
Jason Chimera
Jay Beagle
Joel Ward
Matt Hendricks
Mathieu Perrault
Joey Crabb
Left Defense Right Defense
Karl Alzner
John Carlson
Tom Poti
Mike Green
Roman Hamrlik
Tomas Kundratek
Michal Neuvirth
Braden Holtby

Brooks Laich is the notable absence from the Capitals' lineup as he nurses an injury.

Check out the opposing side at Japer's Rink.