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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Washington Capitals Calgary Flames
22-5 (1) Season Record (NHL Rk) 16-12 (14)
1 Division Rank 3
1 Conference Rank 7
8-3 Home Record 9-3
14-2 Away Record 7-9
3-2 Division Record 4-5
11-3-1 Conference Record 7-9-3
117 Goals For 86
93 Goals Against 96
Streak
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 203.5
Age Average 28.0
Oldest Alex Ovechkin (34)
Youngest Jonas Siegenthaler (22)
Rookies 1
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 11
Free agency 4
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6311 games
GP Defensemen 2145 games
GP Goalies 453 games
Team Totals 8909 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 194.6
Age Average 26.3
Oldest Mark Giordano (36)
Youngest Juuso Valimaki (21)
Rookies 3
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 13
Free agency 8
Waivers 0
Trades 5
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 5475 games
GP Defensemen 3090 games
GP Goalies 388 games
Team Totals 9320 games
Injuries
No Injuries
Injuries
Bennett, Sam Upper body injury injured reserve
Czarnik, Austin Lower body injury injured reserve
Tkachuk, Matthew Upper body injury day-to-day
Valimaki, Juuso ACL injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 21
Assists John Carlson - 32
Points John Carlson - 43
Wins Braden Holtby - 15
Plus/minus John Carlson - 19
Pen. minutes Garnet Hathaway - 45
Team Leaders
Goals Elias Lindholm - 14
Assists Johnny Gaudreau - 17
Points Matthew Tkachuk - 27
Wins David Rittich - 14
Plus/minus Derek Ryan - 8
Pen. minutes Milan Lucic - 34
Who's Hot?
John Carlson (D) 6 pts in last 4 GP
Braden Holtby (G) 8-2-1, 2.31, .925 in last 11 GPI
Dmitry Orlov (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 6 pts in last 5 GP
Ilya Samsonov (G) 2-0-0, 1.51, .940 in last 2 GPI
Jakub Vrana (LW) 7 pts in last 6 GP
Who's Not?
Radko Gudas (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Richard Panik (RW) 0 pts in last 6 GP
Who's Hot?
Dillon Dube (W) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Johnny Gaudreau (RW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Mark Giordano (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Milan Lucic (LW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Sean Monahan (LW) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Tobias Rieder (LW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Matthew Tkachuk (RW) 6 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Not?
T.J. Brodie (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Noah Hanifin (D) 0 pts in last 13 GP
Cam Talbot (G) 1-1-0, 4.50, .871 in last 2 GPI