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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Washington Capitals Dallas Stars
16-4 (1) Season Record (NHL Rk) 13-8 (8)
1 Division Rank 3
1 Conference Rank 4
6-2 Home Record 7-3
10-2 Away Record 6-5
3-1 Division Record 4-1
8-2-1 Conference Record 9-1-2
90 Goals For 66
73 Goals Against 56
Lost 1 Streak Won 5
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 200.3
Age Average 27.1
Oldest Alex Ovechkin (34)
Youngest Kody Clark (20)
Rookies 3
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 15
Free agency 5
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6436 games
GP Defensemen 2205 games
GP Goalies 445 games
Team Totals 9086 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 203.0
Age Average 28.8
Oldest Joe Pavelski (35)
Youngest Miro Heiskanen (20)
Rookies 1
30 years old + 11
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 8
Free agency 9
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6469 games
GP Defensemen 2680 games
GP Goalies 582 games
Team Totals 9731 games
Injuries
Backstrom, Nicklas Upper body injury day-to-day
Clark, Kody Upper body injury injured reserve
Dowd, Nic Upper body injury injured reserve
Hagelin, Carl Upper body injury injured reserve
Hathaway, Garnet Suspended by NHL
Injuries
Hanzal, Martin Inactive injured reserve
Hintz, Roope Lower body injury injured reserve
Johns, Stephen Inactive injured reserve
Klingberg, John Lower body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 15
Assists John Carlson - 27
Points John Carlson - 35
Wins Braden Holtby - 11
Plus/minus John Carlson - 15
Pen. minutes Garnet Hathaway - 30
Team Leaders
Goals Roope Hintz - 9
Assists Tyler Seguin - 13
Points Tyler Seguin - 19
Wins Ben Bishop - 8
Plus/minus Miro Heiskanen - 14
Pen. minutes Alexander Radulov - 24
Who's Hot?
Travis Boyd (RW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
John Carlson (D) 32 pts in last 21 GP
Braden Holtby (G) 4-1-0, 2.14, .927 in last 5 GPI
Who's Not?
Radko Gudas (D) 0 pts in last 9 GP
Michal Kempny (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Dmitry Orlov (D) 0 pts in last 6 GP
Ilya Samsonov (G) 2-1-1, 3.39, .896 in last 4 GPI
Jakub Vrana (RW) 1 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Hot?
Jamie Benn (C) 6 pts in last 3 GP
Ben Bishop (G) 7-1-0, 1.85, .942 in last 10 GPI
Blake Comeau (LW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Taylor Fedun (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Miro Heiskanen (D) 7 pts in last 4 GP
Anton Khudobin (G) 2-0-0, 1.84, .943 in last 2 GPI
Esa Lindell (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Corey Perry (RW) 5 pts in last 2 GP
Tyler Seguin (RW) 8 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Alexander Radulov (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP