The Phoenix Coyotes' pursuit of first place in the Pacific Division will be televised nationally on Monday night.
Phoenix, which has won four in a row, will host Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals at Jobing.com Arena. Game time is slated for 8 p.m. ET. Phoenix enters Monday's game just one point behind the Dallas Stars in the Pacific Division.
Washington, meanwhile, is five points behind the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Southeast Division. The Caps dropped a 4-1 decision to Los Angeles at the Verizon Center on Saturday.
Monday's showdown can be seen on VERSUS in the U.S and TSN2 in Canada.
I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.
— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level