Capitals checking-line center Jay Beagle was held out of the lineup on Wednesday night with an apparent leg injury. He is being listed as day-to-day.
The Capitals goalie is still yet to lose consecutive games in his 29 career NHL starts.
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Jeff Halpern was a healthy scratch for 19 games before he was asked to replace Jay Beagle in Game 6.