Capitals vs. Avalanche

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Credit: Getty Images

The second meeting of the season against the Washington Capitals and Colorado Avalanche is set to kick off at 8:00 PM EST on Sunday night.

Earlier this season the Avalanche marched over the Capitals by defeating them 5-1 at Verizon Center. The Capitals have won seven of their last ten games while the Avalanche has won eight of their last ten games.

Washington is still without defensemen Jack Hillen (leg) and John Erskine (knee) while Colorado is missing defenseman Ryan Wilson (back) and forward Alex Tanguay (knee).

Predicted Score: Capitols 2 vs. Avalanche 4