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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Washington Capitals Edmonton Oilers
27-13 (6) Season Record (NHL Rk) 22-21 (19)
1 Division Rank 4
2 Conference Rank 9
13-7 Home Record 12-10
14-6 Away Record 10-11
9-3 Division Record 6-9
19-5-3 Conference Record 14-15-2
155 Goals For 133
132 Goals Against 146
Winless 2 Streak Won 1
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 205.3
Age Average 27.1
Oldest Brooks Orpik (38)
Youngest Jonas Siegenthaler (21)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 14
Free agency 5
Waivers 1
Trades 4
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 5750 games
GP Defensemen 3241 games
GP Goalies 411 games
Team Totals 9525 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 202.6
Age Average 25.9
Oldest Kyle Brodziak (34)
Youngest Kailer Yamamoto (20)
Rookies 4
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 11
Waivers 1
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4085 games
GP Defensemen 3211 games
GP Goalies 307 games
Team Totals 8231 games
Injuries
Djoos, Christian Left thigh injury injured reserve
Injuries
Klefbom, Oscar Hand injury injured reserve
Mantha, Ryan Left eye injury injured reserve
Petrovic, Alexander Concussion day-to-day
Sekera, Andrej Achilles injured reserve
Yamamoto, Kailer Upper body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 33
Assists John Carlson - 36
Points Alex Ovechkin - 51
Wins Braden Holtby - 17
Plus/minus Michal Kempny - 25
Pen. minutes Tom Wilson - 41
Team Leaders
Goals Connor McDavid - 28
Assists Connor McDavid - 41
Points Connor McDavid - 69
Wins Mikko Koskinen - 13
Plus/minus Kris Russell - 7
Pen. minutes Zack Kassian - 76
Who's Hot?
Braden Holtby (G) 1-0-0, 2.02, .942 in last 2 GPI
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Who's Not?
Andre Burakovsky (LW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Brett Connolly (LW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Pheonix Copley (G) 0-1-1, 3.26, .896 in last 2 GPI
Michal Kempny (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Matt Niskanen (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Hot?
Leon Draisaitl (C) 25 pts in last 18 GP
Zack Kassian (LW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Milan Lucic (LW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Darnell Nurse (D) 5 pts in last 5 GP
Tobias Rieder (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Caleb Jones (D) 1 pts in last 4 GP
Ryan Spooner (W) 0 pts in last 9 GP
Cam Talbot (G) 1-2-0, 3.97, .868 in last 3 GPI