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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Washington Capitals Calgary Flames
34-20 (9) Season Record (NHL Rk) 37-16 (2)
2 Division Rank 1
5 Conference Rank 1
17-9 Home Record 19-5
17-11 Away Record 18-11
9-5 Division Record 10-6
20-9-4 Conference Record 23-10-3
205 Goals For 221
193 Goals Against 178
Won 2 Streak Won 3
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 203.1
Age Average 27.7
Oldest Brooks Orpik (38)
Youngest Jakub Vrana (22)
Rookies 1
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 13
Free agency 4
Waivers 1
Trades 5
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6196 games
GP Defensemen 3312 games
GP Goalies 428 games
Team Totals 9936 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 197.4
Age Average 26.5
Oldest Mike Smith (36)
Youngest Matthew Tkachuk (21)
Rookies 3
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 10
Free agency 7
Waivers 0
Trades 7
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4363 games
GP Defensemen 3022 games
GP Goalies 616 games
Team Totals 8391 games
Injuries
No Injuries
Injuries
Neal, James Lower body injury sidelined indefinitely
Stone, Michael Blood clots injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 43
Assists John Carlson - 46
Points Alex Ovechkin - 70
Wins Braden Holtby - 21
Plus/minus Michal Kempny - 21
Pen. minutes Tom Wilson - 91
Team Leaders
Goals Johnny Gaudreau - 30
Assists Johnny Gaudreau - 49
Points Johnny Gaudreau - 79
Wins David Rittich - 20
Plus/minus Elias Lindholm - 29
Pen. minutes Sam Bennett - 81
Who's Hot?
John Carlson (D) 5 pts in last 3 GP
Brett Connolly (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 18 pts in last 12 GP
Jakub Vrana (LW) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Tom Wilson (RW) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Andre Burakovsky (LW) 1 pts in last 5 GP
Michal Kempny (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Matt Niskanen (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Hot?
Rasmus Andersson (D) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Austin Czarnik (C) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Michael Frolik (RW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Mark Giordano (D) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Travis Hamonic (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Elias Lindholm (RW) 8 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Not?
T.J. Brodie (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
David Rittich (G) 0-1-1, 4.78, .810 in last 3 GPI
Matthew Tkachuk (RW) 2 pts in last 10 GP