- The Washington Times - Thursday, October 6, 2011

The Washington Capitals season-opening depth chart

Left wing, Center, Right wing
Alex Ovechkin-Marcus Johansson-Troy Brouwer
Alexander Semin-Nicklas Backstrom-Mike Knuble
Jason Chimera-Brooks Laich-Joel Ward
Matt Hendricks-Jeff Halpern-Jay Beagle
D.J. King-Mathieu Perreault

Defense
Left defenseman, Right defenseman
Karl Alzner-John Carlson
Mike Green-Jeff Schultz
Dennis Wideman-Roman Hamrlik
John Erskine

Goaltenders
Tomas Vokoun
Michal Neuvirth