2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Penguins vs. Capitals Game One open thread, and how to watch

Just one game on the docket tonight, but it should be a doozy.

Game One: Pittsburgh Penguins (WC2) @ Washington Capitals (M1)

TV Schedule: 8:00 PM EDT on CBC, TVA Sports, and NBCSN

Tale of the Tape

Penguins Statistics Capitals
Record 56-18-8
Score-Adjusted Corsi % 52.0%
241 Goals For 248
199 Goals Against 191
5v5 Goal Ratio 1.28

After dispatching the New York Rangers in just five games, the Penguins will have a much tougher task in their quest to advance past Round Two. The Capitals were the NHL's best team during the regular season, and though they had some difficulty finishing off the Philadelphia Flyers last round, they have all the necessary tools a Stanley Cup contender requires.

It's another matchup between Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin, and it should be a long, entertaining series.

Who will win the series?

Capitals in 41
Capitals in 51
Capitals in 619
Capitals in 722
Penguins in 715
Penguins in 66
Penguins in 51
Penguins in 40

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