NHL/CAPITALS: The Capitals-Flyers game scheduled for last night was postponed. It’s the 50th NHL game postponed this season for coronavirus-related reasons. The league says COVID-19 issues with the Capitals prompted the postponement. That left the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Vegas Golden Knights as the only game left in the NHL this week. The league and players’ association agreed to begin the annual holiday break early and push off the games that were scheduled for Thursday. Right now it looks like the Caps next game will be Monday night at home with the Ottawa Senators.
NBA/WIZARDS: After last night’s game with the Brooklyn Nets was postponed to a future date due to Covid Issues in the Nets organization, the Wizards are still scheduled to play the Knicks on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.