ARLINGTON, Va. – An all-new Capitals Red Line presented by GEICO will air on Comcast SportsNet Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 9:30 p.m. Capitals Red Line is a fast-paced, behind-the-scenes look at one of the hottest teams in the National Hockey League (30-second promotional spot for Capitals Red Line). Last week’s episode is now available online at WashingtonCaps.com (Feb. 15 episode). Each episode will also be replayed on Comcast SportsNet and through On Demand where available.
There are new exciting additions to the show this season - starting with new host Guerin Austin, who was named Miss Nebraska 2004. Fans can download the Capitals Red Line widget onto their social network sites, including Blogs, Facebook and MySpace, and stay up to date with the show on the Capitals Red Line webpage on WashingtonCaps.com.
Coming up on Capitals Red Line on Feb. 23:
American Service Center and Mercedes-Benz of Alexandria “Cruisin’”
Viewers will get an intimate first-person drive with Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner. Alzner discusses life as a young player living part-time in Washington, D.C. as he makes the journey from Arlington, Va. to Hershey, Pa.
Countdown to Puck Drop presented by Ford
Hosted by Elliot of DC 101’s Elliot in the Morning
Elliot will take viewers into the life of Steve Kolbe, the radio play-by-play voice of the Washington Capitals. What does it take to be a play-by-play broadcaster in the NHL? Get a look at Kolbe’s extensive game-day preparation, pregame rituals and impressive press pass collection.
GEICO All Access
GEICO All Access follows Capitals left wing Tomas Fleischmann as he interacts with Caps fans and shows off his pool skills at Lucky Strike.
X’s and O’s presented by SUBWAY
Ever wonder what a day at the office is like for Capitals right wing Mike Knuble? On X’s and O’s, Knuble discusses fighting for position outside the crease and techniques used to obstruct opposing goaltenders.
Press Pass presented by The Front Page
Let’s turn the tables on the media. Capitals Red Line asks those who cover the Capitals for a living about the impact of Alex Ovechkin as captain. Hear what members of the media have to say about Ovechkin’s effect on the team and his abilities as a natural leader.
Forces of Hockey presented by F.H. Furr Plumbing & Heating, a Lennox Premier Dealer
Hosted by Professor Lou Bloomfield, Ph.D.
Professor Bloomfield is a physics professor at University of Virginia, and he will be discussing the role the glass plays in a hockey game. How much kinetic energy can NHL glass absorb? What kind of hit causes it to shatter? Tune in to find out.
Caps Kids Club Red Light Trivia
It’s trivia time. How well do you know your Washington Capitals?
Ask A Cap presented by Caps Mobile
Caps players David Steckel and Brendan Morrison join others as they look back on their college days and discuss their favorite collegiate moment as well as the opportunities that playing in college afforded them.
Original show listings dates and times:
Tuesday, Feb. 23 9:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 1 9:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 8 9:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 15 7 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 22 9:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 29 9:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet
Monday, April 59:30 p.m.Comcast SportsNet