Jack Hillen is ready to go if starting defenseman Mike Green is unable to play due to injury.
The Capitals took a moment to remember Gonzaga hockey player Dominik Pettey.
The Capitals will be tested this week when they take on the New York Islanders, who have won nine of their last 10.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin left the ice halfway through Tuesday's practice with an upper-body injury.
Here are the five best plays the Capitals made over the last week. Number 1 was a memorable goal by Alex Ovechkin.