Capitals To Host Salute To The Military Night Monday, February 10 Against Islanders

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The Washington Capitals will host their 18th annual Salute to the Military Night on Monday, February 10, during the game against the New York Islanders at Capital One Arena at 7 P.M. ET.

The evening will honor the men and women who have served the country in the armed forces.

From the Capitals

More than 500 service members will be in attendance at Monday’s game. With the support of corporate sponsors, the Capitals have provided thousands of complimentary tickets to military personnel and their dependents the past 18 seasons.

The Capitals will pay tribute to the military throughout the evening through in-game and intermission activities.

M. Sgt. Caleb Green (Ret.) and Sgt. Major Bob McDonald will perform the national anthem.

The Capitals youth hockey flag tunnel and mites on ice will be comprised of players from Navy Youth Hockey.

The second intermission will feature the USA Warriors in a skills exhibition.

Salute to the Military Night is made possible by the support of partners including Boeing, United Associates, Tanium, Broadcom, SAP, LiUNA, Metro PCS, Microsoft, Hitachi Federal, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Baker Donelson, Thales, Anser, Mahindra, and DXC.

By Della Young

About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
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