The Latest: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Washington Capitals‘ decision to visit the White House (all times local):
The White House confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday that the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals are scheduled to visit President Donald Trump on Monday.
White House spokesman Judd Deere says Trump will welcome the Capitals to the White House on March 25.
The Capitals are continuing the NHL tradition of visiting the sitting president after some recent champions in other leagues have chosen not to. The Pittsburgh Penguins also saw Trump after winning the Stanley Cup in 2017.