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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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Past 10 meetings

W 40% L 60%
4 6
  • Hurricanes @ Capitals 4-3 L
  • Capitals @ Hurricanes 2-5 L
  • Hurricanes @ Capitals 0-6 W
  • Capitals @ Hurricanes 1-2 L
  • Capitals @ Hurricanes 0-5 L
  • Hurricanes @ Capitals 3-4 W
  • Hurricanes @ Capitals 2-4 W
  • Islanders @ Capitals 3-0 L
  • Canadiens @ Capitals 1-2 W
  • Capitals @ Panthers 3-5 L

Next meetings

  • @St. Louis(01-03-19) 2 - 5
  • @NY Islanders(03-01-19) 3 - 1
  • Carolina(04-24-19) 4 - 3
  • Dallas(11-03-18) 4 - 3
  • @Nashville(01-15-19) 2 - 7
  • @Dallas(01-04-19) 1 - 2
  • Colorado(02-07-19) 3 - 4
  • Toronto(10-13-18) 4 - 2
  • NY Rangers(02-24-19) 5 - 6
  • @Chicago(01-20-19) 5 - 8
  • @Calgary(10-27-18) 4 - 3
  • @Edmonton(10-25-18) 1 - 4

Offense 2016-2017

Season Stats Rank
GOALS 261 3
SHOTS 2,495 13
POWER PLAYS 247 13
FACEOFF TOTAL 1.000 1
PEN. MINUTES 750 14

Defense 2016-2017

Season Stats Rank
GOALS AG. 177 1
SHOTS AG. 2,282 4
SHOTOUTS AG. 12 30
PP AGAINTS 272 26
P.P.M.A 711 17

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Washington-Capitals Stats 2016-2017

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

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">Nicklas Backstrom
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Statistics
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Philipp Grubauer 24 19 0 0 0 6 13 2 0
Braden Holtby 63 63 0 0 0 13 42 1 0
Aaron Ness 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Alex Ovechkin 82 0 1 0 216 0 0 0 50
Andre Burakovsky 64 0 5 2 31 0 0 0 14
Assits
Player GP GS A APP ASH
Player GP GS A APP ASH
Nicklas Backstrom 82 0 63 27 0
Evgeny Kuznetsov 82 0 40 11 0
Alex Ovechkin 82 0 36 9 0
Marcus Johansson 82 0 34 14 0
Matt Niskanen 78 0 34 8 1
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
Braden Holtby 63 63 127 2.071 28 51 47 1 1690 25 582 543 540 0
Philipp Grubauer 24 19 43 2.040 10 17 14 2 585 9 188 194 194 0
Aaron Ness 2 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Alex Ovechkin 82 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29
Andre Burakovsky 64 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
Shutouts
Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL
Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL
Braden Holtby 63 63 9 0 0 5
Philipp Grubauer 24 19 3 0 0 0
Aaron Ness 2 0 0 0 0 0
Alex Ovechkin 82 0 0 3 0 0
Andre Burakovsky 64 0 0 0 0 0
Time on ice
Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS
Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS
Braden Holtby 63 63 183071 18840 220810 18899
Matt Niskanen 78 0 83270 8395 103784 12119
John Carlson 72 0 73818 11425 98106 12863
Karl Alzner 82 0 82113 204 97371 15054
Dmitry Orlov 82 0 89314 5605 96107 1188

Stadium

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