The Washington Capitals announced their 2010 preseason schedule.
From the team's official news release:
The Washington Capitals 2010 preseason schedule features six games against three opponents and includes three games at Verizon Center.
The Caps play their first preseason game on the road at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, September 22nd, at the Columbus Blue Jackets. The team's preseason home opener at Verizon Center is Tuesday, September 28th at 7:00 PM against the Boston Bruins.
In addition to playing both Columbus and Boston twice, the Caps also have a home-and-home series with the Nashville Predators, beginning with a road game at Nashville on Saturday, September 25th at 7:00 PM.
The Capitals were 4-2 in the preseason last year and their all-time preseason record is 135-111-29-9.
Audio from every preseason game will be broadcast live on WashingtonCaps.com. The complete 2010-2011 NHL regular season schedule will be released tomorrow.
The Capitals' 2010 preseason schedule is as follows:
(game start times are in Eastern Time)
September 22 - at Columbus, 7:00 PM
September 25 - at Nashville, 8:00 PM
September 28 - vs. Boston, 7:00 PM
September 29 - at Boston, 7:00 PM
October 1 - vs. Columbus, 7:00 PM
October 3 - vs. Nashville, 12:30 PM
Washington Capitals official news release (June 21):
Capitals announce 2010 preseason schedule
Comcast SportsNet Washington (June 21):
Caps open season October 8th; preseason sked released
Washington Post's Capitals Insider blog (June 21):
Caps announce preseason schedule