Streaming
Service
# of Capitals Games Monthly Cost Free Trial HD Stream Cable Required iOS App Android App
sling_television-300x150 ALL Capitals Games Live! $20 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
NBCSN_Logo-300x60 Two Regular Season Games a Week No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes
DTV-Now-300x127 ALL Capitals Games Live! $35 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
nbc-universal-old-logo-300x150 Wednesday Night Games Free,
Restricted
Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes No Yes Yes
cnbc_logo-300x158 Various Featured Capitals Games No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes
NBC_2014_Ident.svg_ Various Games, Stanley Cup Playoffs No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN No  No
usa-network-logo-300x168 Various Featured Capitals Games No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes
updatenhln-300x217 Various Showcase Games No Standalone App Yes, with DIRECTV NOW  Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  No  No

The Washington Capitals are a popular, professional ice hockey team that plays in the National Hockey League. The Washington Capitals play in the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference, along with the Carolina Hurricanes, the Columbus Blue Jackets, the New Jersey Devils, the New York Islanders, the New York Rangers, the Philadelphia Flyers, and the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Washington Capitals were founded in 1974 and now play their games in the Capital One Arena in Washington D.C. Stream the Washington Capitals online and show your Capitals support.

Watching the Washington Capitals Streaming Live with Cable TV

For D.C. residents who are fans of the Washington Capitals, watching the team play on cable TV is a popular viewing option. This is an option for non-D.C. residents too, as long as they are within the range of cable networks from this area. The best place to catch these games is on NBCSN, live stream NBC Sports Live or on the NBC Sports Live App. Free streaming of the Washington Capitals online is another great alternative so long as you have a cable package with a company that has an app that duplicates your content access online.

Using Alternatives to Cable to Watch the Washington Capitals Online

Tired of paying high cable fees to watch your favorite hockey team? Not much of a TV fan and just looking to follow the Washington Capitals through the season? Thankfully, there are alternatives to cable TV that make watching the Washington Capitals play in their games a very easy thing to do. These are through online streaming websites that can provide easy, customer friendly subscriptions on a month to month basis. Such subscriptions can be found at Sling TV for twenty dollars a month. DIRECTV NOW offers a similar service for thirty-five dollars a month. Watching the Washington Capitals online is very easy.

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Staying Away from Illegal Sites That Promise a Free Live Stream of a Capitals Game

The temptation might be there to watch the Washington Capitals on a “free” website, but these are always a bad idea. Such sites use pirated content, which is bad news, because watching their content is illegal. It’s best to stay with legal sites instead and avoid illegal streaming of Washington Capitals games.