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Jay Beagle | Center | #83

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (32) / 10/16/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 218
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Jay Beagle (upper body) is expected to return to the lineup in Game 3 on Sunday night.
Beagle missed the last three games of the regular season and Washington's playoff opener on Thursday because of an upper-body injury. He is slated to play between Chandler Stephenson and Alex Chiasson. Apr 15 - 4:55 PM

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Jay Beagle (upper body) will be a game-time decision Sunday.

The forward has missed the last four games and his absence was noticeable in Game 1 as the Capitals lost 10-of-11 draws in their own zone in the third period, with their top face-off man in the press box. He was practicing hard on Saturday on the fourth line with Chandler Stephenson and Alex Chiasson and expects to be in the lineup Sunday.
Apr 15 - 10:17 AM

Jay Beagle (upper body) is close to a return to action for the Washington Capitals.

Beagle spoke to the media today and said "I'm preparing like I'm going to play". He's been sidelined for the past four games due to his ailment and the Capitals really miss his faceoff skills at the dot. The 32-year-old forward would be a welcome addition to a penalty kill that allowed two power play goals in the third period to allow the Blue Jackets to come back and win Game 1.
Apr 14 - 1:00 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) is practicing on the Capitals' fourth line Saturday morning.

There seems to be a reasonable chance Beagle will be able to suit up for Sunday's Game 2 against Columbus. Beagle has been out of action since April 1st.
Apr 14 - 11:23 AM

Jay Beagle (upper body) is still day-to-day, which suggests he won't play in Game 1 on Thursday.

Beagle has resumed practicing with the Capitals though. He had seven goals and 22 points in 79 regular season games.
Apr 12 - 2:34 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) is doubtful for Thursday's playoff opener versus Columbus.

Beagle skated on his own again Wednesday, but did not take part in practice. He appeared to do a little more than previous days, though.
Apr 11 - 6:02 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) wasn't a participant in the Capitals' practice on Tuesday.

The good news is that Beagle did skate on his own. It remains to be seen if he'll be available for the Capitals' playoff opener on Thursday, but obviously him missing Tuesday's practice is a discouraging sign.
Apr 10 - 12:12 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) skated after Monday's optional practice was over.

Beagle sat out the last three games of the regular season because of an upper-body injury. He could be ready to play in Thursday's playoff opener versus Columbus.
Apr 9 - 3:58 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) is expected to be ready for the postseason.

Beagle has missed the last two games and will sit out tonight's matchup against the New Jersey Devils. Head coach Barry Trotz is confident he'll have his 32-year-old defensive forward back in the lineup for Game 1 of the post-season.
Apr 7 - 3:16 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) was not on the ice for Saturday morning's skate.

Beagle will sit out Saturday night's season finale against New Jersey but should be ready to skate on Monday and be back in action for the start of the playoffs.
Apr 7 - 11:54 AM

Jay Beagle (upper body) should return before the playoffs, according to coach Barry Trotz.

Beagle has already been ruled out for Thursday's game, but it sounds like he'll be back for the season finale on Saturday. He has seven goals and 22 points in 79 games in 2017-18.
Apr 5 - 12:30 PM

Jay Beagle (upper body) won't play on Thursday.

It will be his second straight game on the sidelines. He has seven goals and 22 points in 79 contests this season.
Apr 4 - 12:21 PM

Jay Beagle is not expected to play Monday because of an upper-body injury.

Beagle was forced to leave Sunday's contest against Pittsburgh due to the ailment. Washington won't make a recall from the minors before Monday's contest, so Chandler Stephenson is likely to play versus the Blues.
Apr 2 - 5:30 PM

As expected, Jay Beagle (upper body) was OK to play on Thursday night.

Beagle was slashed in the ribs by Winnipeg's Dustin Byfuglien on Tuesday night. He logged 12:32 of ice time Thursday versus Minnesota.
Feb 16 - 2:52 AM

Jay Beagle (upper body) took part in Thursday's practice.

Beagle will probably be able to play Thursday night after being slashed by Winnipeg's Dustin Byfuglien on Tuesday. Beagle centered the fourth line during the morning skate.
Feb 15 - 1:48 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
5Chandler Stephenson
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Brett Connolly
3Jakub Vrana
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Andre Burakovsky
3Tom Wilson
4Alex Chiasson
5Anthony Peluso
6Devante Smith-Pelly
7Travis Boyd
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Dmitry Orlov
4Brooks Orpik
5Christian Djoos
6Michal Kempny
7Madison Bowey
8Jakub Jerabek
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer
3Pheonix Copley