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Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals are a professional ice hockey team based in Washington, D.C., that competes in the National Hockey League (NHL). They are members of the League's Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference. Since their founding in 1974, the "Caps" have won one conference championship to reach the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals, and captured eight division titles. In 1997, the team moved their home hockey rink from the suburban Capital Centre to the new Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. Businessman Ted Leonsis has owned the team since 1999, and has revitalized the franchise by drafting star players such as Alexander Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green and hired Hall of Fame head coach...

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 40% L 60%
4 6
  • Coyotes @ Capitals 4-1 L
  • Blue Jackets @ Capitals 2-1 L
  • Penguins @ Capitals 1-2 W
  • Oilers @ Capitals 2-4 W
  • Stars @ Capitals 4-3 L
  • Capitals @ Canadiens 4-6 L
  • Capitals @ Flames 4-3 W
  • Capitals @ Oilers 1-4 L
  • Capitals @ Canucks 5-2 W
  • Panthers @ Capitals 6-5 L

Next meetings

  • @Minnesota(02-15-18) 5 - 2
  • @Winnipeg(02-13-18) 3 - 4
  • @Colorado(11-16-17) 2 - 6
  • @Montreal(11-01-18) 4 - 6
  • Chicago(12-06-17) 2 - 6
  • Detroit(02-11-18) 5 - 4
  • @NY Rangers(03-26-18) 4 - 2
  • @NY Islanders(03-15-18) 7 - 3
  • New Jersey(04-07-18) 3 - 5
  • Anaheim(12-16-17) 2 - 3
  • @Vegas(06-07-18) 4 - 3
  • @Arizona(12-22-17) 2 - 3

Offense 2018-2019

Season Stats Rank
GOALS 53 14
SHOTS 492 24
POWER PLAYS 54 23
FACEOFF TOTAL 1.000 4
PEN. MINUTES 138 8

Defense 2018-2019

Season Stats Rank
GOALS AG. 55 24
SHOTS AG. 523 15
SHOTOUTS AG. 1 1
PP AGAINTS 60 23
P.P.M.A 144 25

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Player Roster

Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2018-2019 31 Round 1 Alexander Alexeyev D Red Deer
2018-2019 15 Round 2 Martin Fehervary D Oskarshamn
2018-2019 16 Round 2 Kody Clark RW Ottawa
2018-2019 31 Round 3 Riley Sutter RW Everett
2018-2019 31 Round 4 Mitchell Gibson G Lone Star
2018-2019 6 Round 6 Alex Kannok-Leipert D Vancouver
2018-2019 31 Round 7 Eric Florchuk C Saskatoon
2017-2018 27 Round 4 Tobias Geisser D Zug Academy
2017-2018 27 Round 5 Sebastian Walfridsson D Modo Jr.
2017-2018 27 Round 6 Benton Maass D Elk River
2017-2018 27 Round 7 Kristian Roykas Marthinsen LW Almtuna Jr.

Offensive

Player GP G GWG GO GP1 GP2 Gp3 GPP GSH PPP PSH SHI SHOT
Player GP G GWG GO GP1 GP2 Gp3 GPP GSH PPP PSH SHI SHOT

Statistics

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Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM

Assits

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Player GP GS A APP ASH

Defense

Player GP GS GA GAA GP1A GP2A GP3A GOA SA SOA SP1A SP2A SP3A BS
Player GP GS GA GAA GP1A GP2A GP3A GOA SA SOA SP1A SP2A SP3A BS

Shutouts

Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL
Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL

Time on ice

Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS
Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS

Stadium

Verizon Center
Washington, District Of Columbia, USA.
Capacity: 18,506

Last Injuries

Washington Capitals

  • Brooks Orpik

    Lower Body
    Late Nov | I-R

    Orpik has landed on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return when first eligible on November 21 versus the Blackhawks.

  • John Carlson

    Lower Body
    Ques Sun | questionable

    Carlson is hampered by a lower-body injury and may not be ready to go Sunday against the Coyotes.

  • Evgeny Kuznetsov

    Personal
    Prob Sun | probable

    Kuznetsov has been away from the team dealing with a personal matter but is expected to suit up Sunday against the Coyotes.

  • Travis Boyd

    Lower Body
    Prob Mon | probable

    Boyd has been activated from the long-term injured reserve list as he has recovered from a lower-body injury. He is likely to be available for Monday's game versus the Oilers.

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