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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
Matchup Preview • Wsh vs. NJ
Season Overview
Washington Capitals New Jersey Devils
27-14 (8) Season Record (NHL Rk) 18-22 (25)
1 Division Rank 7
3 Conference Rank 12
13-7 Home Record 13-5
14-7 Away Record 5-17
9-3 Division Record 6-8
19-5-3 Conference Record 10-17-3
157 Goals For 138
139 Goals Against 161
Winless 3 Streak Lost 2
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 205.3
Age Average 27.2
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 5762 games
GP Defensemen 3247 games
GP Goalies 412 games
Team Totals 9544 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 197.6
Age Average 26.3
Oldest Andy Greene (36)
Youngest Nico Hischier (20)
Rookies 4
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 12
Free agency 8
Waivers 1
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4854 games
GP Defensemen 2396 games
GP Goalies 534 games
Team Totals 7933 games
Injuries
Djoos, Christian Left thigh injury injured reserve
Injuries
Anderson, Joey Broken ankle injured reserve
Hall, Taylor Lower body injury injured reserve
Lovejoy, Ben Upper body injury day-to-day
Noesen, Stefan Lower body injury injured reserve
Schneider, Cory Abdominal strain injured reserve
Wood, Miles Lower body injury day-to-day
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 33
Assists John Carlson - 37
Points Alex Ovechkin - 52
Wins Braden Holtby - 17
Plus/minus Michal Kempny - 25
Pen. minutes Tom Wilson - 56
Team Leaders
Goals Kyle Palmieri - 22
Assists Taylor Hall - 26
Points Kyle Palmieri - 38
Wins Keith Kinkaid - 13
Plus/minus Ben Lovejoy - 5
Pen. minutes Miles Wood - 66
Who's Hot?
John Carlson (D) 25 pts in last 28 GP
Braden Holtby (G) 1-0-0, 2.02, .942 in last 2 GPI
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 5 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Travis Boyd (RW) 1 pts in last 4 GP
Andre Burakovsky (RW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Brett Connolly (RW) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Pheonix Copley (G) 0-2-0, 5.59, .833 in last 2 GPI
Michal Kempny (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Matt Niskanen (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Tom Wilson (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Who's Hot?
Blake Coleman (C) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Damon Severson (D) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Mackenzie Blackwood (G) 1-1-0, 4.03, .860 in last 2 GPI
Marcus Johansson (LW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Keith Kinkaid (G) 0-2-0, 3.53, .908 in last 2 GPI