ARLINGTON, Va. -- Michal Neuvirth will make a rare start at Verizon Center on Thursday when the Washington Capitals host the Ottawa Senators (7 p.m. ET, TSN).
Neuvirth will make just his fifth start at home Thursday, and his second since Feb. 5.
Here is the rest of Washington's projected lineup:
Marcus Johansson - Nicklas Backstrom - Alex Ovechkin
Martin Erat - Mike Ribeiro - Troy Brouwer
Jason Chimera - Mathieu Perreault - Eric Fehr
Aaron Volpatti - Jay Beagle - Matt Hendricks
Karl Alzner - Mike Green
Jack Hillen - John Carlson
John Erskine - Steve Oleksy
Injured: Joel Ward (lower body), Brooks Laich (lower body), Tom Poti (back)
Scratched: Wojtek Wolski, Jeff Schultz