The Washington Capitals faced the Nashville Predators in the Baltimore Hockey Classic on Sept. 20, 2011, at 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore.

The Predators won the game 2-0, on a sheet of ice and puddles in a warm building, but Baltimore and the Capitals were the bigger winners by continuing to solidify the Baltimore/Washington relationship.

Read the recap of the game from Washingtoncaps.com HERE.

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