Opponent: Detroit Red Wings
Site: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit
Time: 7: 30
TV/Radio: Channel 50/WWLG (1360 AM), WTEM (570 AM)
Outlook: The Capitals look for their second consecutive win and second straight road win after six losses. At 15-18-2, Washington is tied for eighth place in the Eastern Conference, and Detroit, 18-11-6, is third in the Western Conference. Washington reports that LW Todd Krygier (sprained wrist) and LW Chris Simon (arm) are day-to-day. RW Pat Peake (shattered heel) is out.
Pub Date: 12/26/96