NBC Sports Washington, which may soon be rebranded, had its own TV schedule for the 2022-23 season, the Capitals announced on Monday.
The local sports channel will broadcast 69 regular-season Capitals games as well as four Caps pre-season games next season. Their slate of coverage begins Sunday, September 25, as the Capitol Buffalo Sabers take on an exhibit at the Capital One Arena.
Thirteen Capitals games will be broadcast on national TV, including their home opener against the Boston Bruins (TNT).
The full schedule is below.
Fans hoping to catch a game over the radio can do so on 106.7 Fan (FM), WFED 1500 (AM), and Caps Radio 24/7 (online).
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Capitals announces 2022-23 regional TV and radio schedules
NBCSW’s live-game schedule includes 69 regular-season and 4 pre-season matchups
106.7 Fans Returns to Serve as Caps Radio Network Flagship Station, WFED 1500 AM and Caps Radio 24/7 AM, Online Home
Arlington, VA – NBC Sports Washington today announced its coverage of the Washington Capitals’ 2022-23 NHL season, highlighting a 73-game schedule of live coverage, extensive GameDay events; and extensive multiplatform content on NBCSportsWashington.com and the MyTeams app.
NBC Sports will present live coverage of 69 of the Washington Capitals’ 82 regular-season games and a four-game schedule of pre-season competitions starting Sunday, Sept. 25, versus Buffalo at 2 p.m. NBC Sports’ regular-season coverage of Washington begins with the Capitals’ second game, Thursday, October 13, against Toronto at 7:30 p.m.
Live-game coverage will again be led by Emmy Award-winning play-by-play announcer Joe Beninati and game analyst Craig Laughlin, who enter their 26th consecutive season in their respective roles.
NBC Sports Washington will revamp the Capital Games with the live GameDay programs Capital Pregame Live and Capital Postgame Live. The show will provide news, analysis and commentary for half an hour before and an hour after the game. The show will be hosted by Alexa Landstoy and feature analysis from Alan May, with Beninati and Laughlin contributing coverage. Brent Johnson and Al Cocaine will make regular appearances at pregame and postgame events throughout the season.
Live Capitol coverage of NBC Sports Washington, including the GameDay show, will be available to certified subscribers to stream live on the MyTeams app and on NBCSportsWashington.com.
NBC Sports Washington’s digital assets will continue to provide comprehensive multimedia content covering the Capitals. Exclusive news, analysis, commentary and information from a team of multiplatform content creators will be available daily.
As previously announced, Capitol will have 13 nationally televised games, including three games on ABC, four games on ESPN, and five games on TNT. In addition, four Washington games will also be available on ESPN+, while one will be available on Hulu.
Capitals Radio Network will provide live audio of each game this season. 106.7 Fan, one of the region’s strongest radio signals, will again serve as the flagship station, with WFED 1500 AM and Caps Radio 24/7, the team’s 24-hour streaming audio channel, the online homes of AM and Capital Radio. I will continue. network, respectively. The Capitals radio network includes 14 different stations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, from Pennsylvania to North Carolina. Play-by-play announcer John Walton will return calling the action for his 12th season, while former Capitals Ken Saborin will enter his 20th season as analyst.
Capitals Radio Network coverage will include 15 minutes of pregame and 30 minutes of postgame coverage, highlighted by player interviews and live audio of head coach Peter LaViolet’s postgame press conference. The pregame and postgame shows will be hosted by Ben Raby.
Caps Radio 24/7 streams select Hershey Bears and South Carolina Stingrays games as well as live audio of Caps Talk. Caps Radio 24/7 also features round-the-clock news updates, player interviews and music selected by players, coaches, fans and staff. Caps Radio 24/7 can be accessed through the Caps Mobile App radio button, the TuneIn radio app, and online at CapsRadio24/7.com.