Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov was hoping to be in the lineup by now, but slow recovery from a broken wrist has held him back.
The world's largest mobile refrigeration unit left for Nationals Park from Toronto on Wednesday, embarking on a 480-mile trip to South Capitol Street to help set up for the Winter Classic.
Comcast SportsNet to showcase Capitals-Blackhawks Winter Classic with specials, gameday shows and news coverage.
Karl Alzner became a Dad for the first time on Wednesday night. He hopes to celebrate tonight.