Alex Urbom will see his first action with the Capitals, and Michael Latta returns to the lineup in place of Jay Beagle.
Six months after being traded for Marty Erat, Filip Forsberg scored his first goal for the Nashville Predators.
Alex Urbom will make his Capitals debut on Thursday. That could mean a seat in the press box for rookie Connor Carrick.
Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom says he's 'so happy' to be a father for the first time.