ARLINGTON, Va. – NBC Sports Group and the Washington Capitals have announced the team’s 11-game schedule for the 2015-16 season. The network’s coverage will include eight games on NBCSN and three games on NBC to a national audience. CSN is scheduled to announce the regional television schedule at a later date.
NBCSN’s coverage of the 2015-16 Capitals begins with the Capitals game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday, Oct. 28, part of NBCSN’s exclusive Wednesday Night Rivalry coverage. Additional Wednesday Night Rivalry dates include Washington at Detroit on Nov. 18, Philadelphia at Washington on Jan. 27 and Washington at Philadelphia on March 30.
In addition, Washington’s game against Pittsburgh on Sunday, March 20, is one of 12 Sunday Night Hockey matchups that will be featured on NBCSN beginning Jan. 10.
The Capitals’ Sunday, Jan. 24, game versus Pittsburgh, Sunday, Feb. 7 game versus Philadelphia and Sunday, Feb. 28 game at Chicago will each air on NBC, with Capitals-Flyers and Capitals-Penguins among the most featured regular-season matchups on NBC Sports Group’s schedule, each appearing three times across NBC and NBCSN.
NBCSN NBC Sports Group 2015-16 Capitals Schedule (subject to change):
Date Opponent Network Time
Wed., Oct. 28 vs. Pittsburgh NBCSN 8 p.m.
Wed., Nov. 18 at Detroit NBCSN 8 p.m.
Tues., Dec. 8 vs. Detroit NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 24 vs. Pittsburgh NBC 12:30 p.m.
Wed., Jan. 27 vs. Philadelphia NBCSN 8 p.m.
Tues. Feb. 2 vs. Florida NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Thurs. Feb. 4 vs. NY Islanders NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 7 vs. Philadelphia NBC 12 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 28 at Chicago NBC 12:30 p.m.
Sun., March 20 at Pittsburgh NBCSN 6 p.m.
Wed., March 30 at Philadelphia NBCSN 8 p.m.
All Times Eastern