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.
That's today's game. That's one of the things you have to deal with when you're a championship team. Guys are going to earn more money based on their performance and what they've achieved, [and] deservedly so. [Saad] falls into that category.
— Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville on Brandon Saad, who was traded by Chicago to the Columbus Blue Jackets this offseason