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.
[He's] real confident with the puck now, getting it off his stick quick and no second-guessing. We need that. He's such a good guy in the room. He works so hard. That's the big thing. For not a big man, he just fights for every puck and when he scores, the guys appreciate that even more.
— Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice on Mathieu Perreault, who scored two goals in win against Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday