Tonight's 8-Bit Lines: A Healthy Lineup is a Happy Lineup

Per Katie Carrera, the walking wounded return to the lineup and a jet-lagged Marcus Johansson pulls fourth-line duty, as Adam Oates changes things up for the team's first game back after the break. With Braden Holtby in net, here are tonight's probable lines and defensive pairings:

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Brooks Laich - Nicklas Backstrom - Alex Ovechkin

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Martin Erat - Mikhail Grabovski - Troy Brouwer

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Jason Chimera - Eric Fehr - Joel Ward

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Marcus Johansson - Jay Beagle - Tom Wilson

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Karl Alzner - John Carlson

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Dmitry Orlov - Mike Green

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John Erskine - Connor Carrick

That leaves recent call-ups Julien Brouillette and Nicolas Deschamps chilling in the press box as healthy scratches, with Aaron Volpatti and Jack Hillen out with injuries, and Michal Neuvirth backing up Holtby.

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