ARLINGTON, Va. – The fifth episode of Capitals Red Line Monday presented by Geico, a fast-paced, behind-the-scenes look at the team, debuts on Monday, March 16, at 9:30 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet. The episode – which features a final tour of Capitals defenseman Mike Green
’s finished penthouse and an in-depth look at director of amateur scouting Ross Mahoney – will also be replayed on Comcast SportsNet and through On Demand where available.
The Capitals have created a special video widget that carries each show after it has aired on Comcast SportsNet. Fans can download the widget onto their social network sites, including Facebook and MySpace, and watch the entire show. Washington has also launched the Capitals Red Line Monday webpage on WashingtonCaps.com, where fans can keep updated with all of the information about upcoming shows or past episodes.
Coming up on episode five of Capitals Red Line Monday airing March 16 at 9:30 p.m.:
Presented by Eastern Motors
We’re back at Mike Green
’s penthouse for the final tour. It took months for Mike and his crew to complete the transformation and now we get the first exclusive look at the finished product with Mike and his interior designer.
Who I Am
Presented by The Front Page
Goalies have a unique personality; they must stand in the net trying to stop 100 mph slapshots. Get to know the Capitals number one netminder, Jose Theodore.
It’s Feb. 3, 1999, and the Caps make history, scoring eight goals in one period against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Watch as Peter Bondra notches four of the eight goals.
Presented by The Greene Turtle
More Cowbell, please. Meet the man behind the latest craze at Verizon Center. I gotta have more cowbell.
Forces of Hockey
Presented by Jones-Rogers, a Lennox premier dealer
Professor Matt Bradley is back to lead the class with a lesson about the slapshot: the most exciting and powerful shot in hockey. Listen closely as Professor Bradley breaks down the “one-timer” in his lab.
Presented by Geico
WashingtonCaps.com producer Brett Leonhardt goes inside the locker room and interviews the stars of the intermission as mites say the funniest things. Do you look at yourself as a clean player? “No, I’m mostly sweaty after the game.”
Presented by SUBWAY
Key to the Capitals’ rebuild has been their ability to stock the organization with quality players acquired in the NHL Entry Draft. Capitals Red Line Monday gets a chance to meet the man behind the curtain, Ross Mahoney, Washington’s director of amateur scouting. Ross travels the world to scout prospects and prepare for the draft: “We work all year to come down to one day.”
Hockey players are some of the most superstitious people; in Washington, that extends to the owner’s suite as well. Caps owner Ted Leonsis takes us through his game-day superstitions – including deciding between a red jersey or suit and tie.
Ask A Cap
Presented by American Service Center/Mercedes-Benz of Alexandria
One fan wonders, “Do the guys play video games?” The answer is a resounding “yes,” and Rock Band tends to be the team’s favorite. Watch as the guys play video games with children at the Children’s National Medical Center.
Original show listings dates and times:
Monday, March 16 9:30 p.m. Comcast SportsNet
Monday, March 30 9:30 p.m. Comcast SportsNet
Monday, April 6 9:30 p.m. Comcast SportsNet
Tuesday, April 14 9:30 p.m. Comcast SportsNet