Daniel Winnik and Taylor Chorney will be scratched against the Lightning on Saturday.
Paul Carey will skate on the third line against Tampa Bay on Saturday.
Stop the presses, the Capitals will go with Braden Holtby against the Lightning on Saturday.
T.J. Oshie (shoulder) will not travel with the Capitals to Tampa Bay.
Paul Carey (illness) practiced with the Capitals on Friday.
Jakub Vrana logged 10:16 minutes of ice time in his NHL debut on Thursday.
Braden Holtby stopped just 25 of 28 shots the Islanders sent his way during Thursday's 3-0 loss.
Braden Holtby will be the Capitals' starter on Thursday.
Jakub Vrana will make his NHL debut on Thursday.
Paul Carey missed Thursday's morning skate due to an illness.
Matt Niskanen (lower body) will play on Thursday.
Zach Sanford has been assigned to Hershey of the AHL.
Jakub Vrana has been summoned from the minors.
Paul Carey has been recalled by Washington.
Brett Connolly practiced alongside Andre Burakovsky and Evgeny Kuznetsov on Wednesday.