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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 60% L 40%
6 4
  • Capitals @ Blackhawks 5-3 W
  • Rangers @ Capitals 2-5 W
  • Maple Leafs @ Capitals 3-4 W
  • Avalanche @ Capitals 6-3 L
  • Capitals @ Stars 4-1 W
  • Capitals @ Predators 5-6 L
  • Stars @ Capitals 4-3 L
  • Hurricanes @ Capitals 3-2 L
  • Capitals @ Islanders 2-1 W
  • Capitals @ Blues 3-2 W

Next meetings

  • @Calgary(10-27-18) 4 - 3
  • @Edmonton(10-25-18) 1 - 4
  • @Vancouver(10-22-18) 5 - 2
  • @Toronto(02-21-19) 3 - 2
  • Buffalo(12-21-18) 1 - 2
  • Calgary(02-01-19) 3 - 4
  • @Florida(04-01-19) 3 - 5
  • Vegas(10-10-18) 2 - 5
  • Arizona(11-11-18) 4 - 1
  • @Philadelphia(03-14-19) 5 - 2
  • Montreal(04-04-19) 1 - 2
  • @Boston(01-10-19) 4 - 2

Offense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
GOALS 256 9
SHOTS 2,379 31
POWER PLAYS 244 19
FACEOFF TOTAL 1.000 25
PEN. MINUTES 800 26

Defense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
GOALS AG. 238 16
SHOTS AG. 2,613 14
SHOTOUTS AG. 3 8
PP AGAINTS 269 23
P.P.M.A 751 8

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Player Roster

Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2019-2020 25 Round 1 Connor McMichael C London
2019-2020 25 Round 2 Brett Leason RW Prince Albert
2019-2020 29 Round 3 Aliaksei Protas C Prince Albert
2019-2020 29 Round 5 Martin Has D Tappara Jr.
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

washington-capitals Stats 2019-2020

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
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Assits
Player GP GS A APP ASH
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

  • Richard Panik

    Upper Body
    Out indefinitely | I-R

    Panik has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury, and it is unclear when he will draw back into the lineup.

  • Michal Kempny

    Hamstring
    Prob Fri | probable

    Kempny is recovering from offseason surgery on his left hamstring, but it is expected that he will make his season debut against the Rangers on Friday.

  • Jonas Siegenthaler

    Upper Body
    Ques Fri | questionable

    Siegenthaler left the previous game with an upper-body injury, and it is uncertain if he will be available Friday against the Rangers.

  • Jonas Siegenthaler

    Upper Body
    Ques Wed | questionable

    Siegenthaler left the previous game with an upper-body injury, and it is uncertain if he will face the Maple Leafs on Wednesday.

  • Dmitry Orlov

    Lower Body
    Prob Thurs | probable

    Orlov is tending to a lower-body injury but is expected to face the Predators on Thursday.

  • Evgeny Kuznetsov

    Suspension
    Elig Tues | out

    Kuznetsov has been suspended for three games due to inappropriate conduct. He is likely to make his season debut against the Stars on Tuesday.