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Cruise with George McPhee, Mike Green Talks Power Play and Moreon This Week’s Capitals Red Line

by Staff Writer / Washington Capitals
ARLINGTON, Va. – The fifth episode of Capitals Red Line presented by GEICO, a fast-paced, behind-the-scenes look at the team, airs on Monday, March 15, at special time 7 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet. Capitals’ vice president and general manager George McPhee discusses the pressure at trade deadline, and defenseman Mike Green breaks down the NHL-leading power play in two of the eight segments on this week’s episode.

 
This episode also will be available at Comcast On Demand. The first four episodes are now available online at WashingtonCaps.com (March 8 episode, March 1 episode, Feb. 23 episode and Feb. 15 episode)
 
Coming up on Capitals Red Line on March 15:
 
American Service Center and Mercedes-Benz of Alexandria “Cruisin’”
Viewers get a look at the Capitals’ vice president and general manager: George McPhee. Drive with McPhee as he discusses the NHL’s trade deadline and the pressure that goes into that day while he strives for the ultimate goal – winning the Stanley Cup. Also, check out another side of McPhee watch as he talks about unwinding with his family.
 
Countdown to Puck Drop presented by Ford
Hosted by Elliot of DC 101’s Elliot in the Morning

Elliot takes viewers behind-the-scenes in the comical relationship between Brett Leonhardt and Mike Vogel. You listen to them over the internet during their weekly webcast ever wonder what is going on behind the scenes.
 
GEICO All Access
GEICO All Access visits the Capitals vault as Capitals’ “Secretary of Defense” Rod Langway dishes the dirt on the infamous Capitals 1980’s music videos – “Capitals Feeling” and “Double Trouble”.
 
X’s and O’s presented by SUBWAY
The Capitals lead the NHL with 65 power-play goals and a 25.2% power play. Mike Green is tied for the lead among defenseman in the NHL with seven power-play goals, watch as he breaks down one of the deadliest power plays in the league.
 
Press Pass presented by The Front Page
Get an up close and personal look at Nicklas Backstrom who is quietly becoming one of the elite guys in the National Hockey League. The Gavle, Sweden, native is ranked fourth in the NHL with 53 assists and 79 points. Backstrom is one point shy of becoming the fourth Capital all-time to post consecutive 80-point seasons, the other three are Alex Ovechkin, Mike Gartner and Dennis Maruk. Backstrom
 
Forces of Hockey presented by F.H. Furr Plumbing & Heating, a Lennox Premier Dealer
Hosted by Professor Lou Bloomfield, Ph.D.

Professor Bloomfield – a physics professor at University of Virginia – gives a history lesson about the Ice Resurfacing Machines or as some people call them Zambonis. Get a lesson about the mechanics behind the Verizon Center’s Olympia Ice Resurfacer. 
 
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 are asked what happens on the plane when the team flies to different road games. Where does everyone sit? What do the players do on the plane to make the time go by? Here’s a hint be careful when playing cards with Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin.
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