Washington Capitals vs. Buffalo Sabres

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Washington Capitals vs. Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo, New York; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Buffalo Sabres play the Washington Capitals at home for the season opener.

Buffalo went 30-31-8 overall and 10-12-2 in division games during the 2019-20 season. The Sabres scored 193 total goals last season while collecting 315 assists.

Washington went 11-12-2 in division play and 23-10-3 on the road during the 2019-20 season. The Capitals scored 236 total goals last season, 42 on power plays and six shorthanded.

INJURIES: Sabres: None listed.

Capitals: Michal Kempny: out (lower body).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.