Several Washington Capitals players spent part of their Saturday cooking and serving Caps fans at the Nando’s PERi-PERi in Arlington, Virginia.
Andre Burakovsky, Lars Eller, Stanislav Galiev, Nate Schmidt and Tom Wilson all spent part of their Saturday afternoon, working, waiting and feeding Caps fans. All sales from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM went to benefiting the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation.
— Nando’s PERi-PERi (@NandosUSA) September 17, 2016
Additional participants included Capitals alumnus Paul Mulvey, PA Announcer Wes Johnson, Red Rockers and mascot Slapshot, Elliot in the Morning Show host Elliot Segal, CSN Mid-Atlantic’s Capitals analyst and Caps alumnus Craig Laughlin and CSN Mid-Atlantic’s Capitals contributor Courtney Laughlin.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation supports the charitable efforts of the professional teams under its umbrella: the Washington Capitals, Mystics, Valor and Wizards. Some of the scenes from today’s event:
@nateschmidt88 is ready to help the @capitals take over the Ballston @nandosusa this Saturday! Come out for some delicious chicken between noon and 7 pm and to see #Caps players, alumni, @capsredrockers, @caps_slapshot, @csnma personalities, @wesjohnson and Elliot from @eitmonline. All proceeds from the day benefit us!!
By Jon Sorensen