The Washington Capitals have taken the ice for pregame warmups Tuesday night at Scotiabank Arena. However, Nicklas Backstrom did not participate in warmups and will miss Game 4 of the series.
Nicklas Backstrom is not taking warmups for the Capitals.
— Samantha Pell (@SamanthaJPell) August 18, 2020
Backstrom has been sidelined since the end of the first period in Game 1 of the series after taking a blind hit from Anders Lee.
Puck drop is set for just after 8:00 p.m. ET.
By Jon Sorensen