Matt Niskanen had two assists on Friday.
Philipp Grubauer made 18 saves on 21 shots in Friday's 4-3 win over the New York Islanders.
Nicklas Backstrom had one goal and two assists in Washington's 4-3 game two win over the New York Islanders.
Andre Burakovsky and Michael Latta will be scratched for Game Two against the New York Islanders on Friday night.
It's official, Philipp Grubauer will tag in for the sick Braden Holtby in Friday's Game Two against the New York Islanders.
Tom Wilson is projected to play alongside Curtis Glencross and Brooks Laich on Friday.
Braden Holtby is looking unlikely to start Game Two on Friday night against the New York Islanders due to sickness.
It's beginning to look more and more like Philipp Grubauer will get the start against the New York Islanders in Game Two on Friday night.
Riley Barber has inked a three-year, entry-level contract with the Washington Capitals.
Tom Wilson (head) has been cleared to return to the Capitals' lineup.
Braden Holtby has been dealing with an illness.
Philipp Grubauer has been called up by the Washington Capitals.
Brooks Laich recorded an assist in a 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders.
After a first-rate regular season, Washington goalie Braden Holtby had a bit of a clunker in the Capitals' opening playoff game Wednesday night.
Forward Marcus Johansson scored the Capitals' only goal during a 4-1 loss to the visiting New York Islanders in the opener of the Eastern Conference First Round playoff series Wednesday night.