ARLINGTON, Va. –
The third edition of Caps on the Fly, the Washington Capitals’ monthly, hour-long live broadcast from the Hilton Garden Inn Washington D.C. Downtown, will air Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 6 to 7 p.m., with right wing Mike Knuble
joining host Mike Vogel. Fans can watch the show live at the Hilton Garden Inn, located across the street from the McPherson Square Metro stop with access from the Blue and Orange lines at 815 14th Street NW in downtown Washington, D.C., or online at WashingtonCaps.com.
A 12-year veteran, Knuble has scored 20 or more goals and 45 or more points in his last six seasons in the National Hockey League. Signed as a free agent on July 1, Knuble and Teemue Selanne shared the lead among players 35 and older with 27 goals each last season. Knuble has five goals, 10 assists and is a +10 in 19 games for the Capitals this season. The former U.S. Olympian is currently recovering from a broken finger that required surgery.
Last month’s show featured defenseman Mike Green
, who discussed his career and the start of this season. Click here to watch last month’s show or visit Caps on the Fly homepage at http://capitals.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=58304
WashingtonCaps.com, in particular its audio and video segments, has proven to be extremely popular with fans looking for more Caps content. The site saw its monthly visits increase by 60% from October 2008 while the monthly unique visitors were up 74% and its audio and/or video podcasts routinely draw audiences in the thousands (live and downloaded).
WashingtonCaps.com currently offers four audio and/or video shows that stream live and are available for download or viewing on the site, in addition to Caps on the Fly: Capitals Report presented by Subway, a weekly show that airs Wednesday afternoon; PreCap presented by Scenic America, which airs at 2 p.m. on gamedays; and Two-Man Advantage, which airs at 5:30 p.m. on the evenings of home games at Verizon Center.
The Hilton Garden Inn is located in the vibrant heart of downtown Washington, D.C., at 815 14th Street. The 14-story Hilton Garden Inn Washington D.C. Downtown hotel delivers a refreshing blend of urban luxury and friendly hospitality. Spacious accommodations, a convenient downtown Washington, D.C., location, an array of lifestyle amenities and exceptional service make the Hilton Garden Inn Washington D.C. Downtown hotel a relaxing oasis from a busy day at the office or touring the historic and inspiring sights of Washington, D.C. To book a room log on to www.washingtondcdowntown.stayhgi.com