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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Washington Capitals Vegas Golden Knights
48-26 (4) Season Record (NHL Rk) 43-32 (16)
1 Division Rank 3
3 Conference Rank 7
24-11 Home Record 24-12
24-15 Away Record 19-20
19-7 Division Record 18-8
33-14-5 Conference Record 28-19-3
278 Goals For 249
249 Goals Against 230
Lost 1 Streak Lost 2
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 203.7
Age Average 27.7
Oldest Brooks Orpik (38)
Youngest Jonas Siegenthaler (21)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 13
Free agency 6
Waivers 1
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6699 games
GP Defensemen 3569 games
GP Goalies 449 games
Team Totals 10861 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.6
Age Average 27.7
Oldest Deryk Engelland (37)
Youngest Dylan Ferguson (20)
Rookies 3
30 years old + 7
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 0
Free agency 3
Waivers 3
Trades 8
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 5425 games
GP Defensemen 2539 games
GP Goalies 844 games
Team Totals 9199 games
Injuries
Kempny, Michal Torn left hamstring remainder of the regular season
Oshie, T.J. Fractured right clavicle sidelined indefinitely
Injuries
Haula, Erik Knee surgery injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 51
Assists John Carlson - 57
Points Alex Ovechkin - 89
Wins Braden Holtby - 32
Plus/minus Michal Kempny - 24
Pen. minutes Tom Wilson - 128
Team Leaders
Goals Mark Stone - 33
Assists Mark Stone - 40
Points Mark Stone - 73
Wins Marc-Andre Fleury - 35
Plus/minus Nate Schmidt - 22
Pen. minutes Ryan Reaves - 74
Who's Hot?
John Carlson (D) 5 pts in last 5 GP
Braden Holtby (G) 1-1-0, 1.02, .963 in last 2 GPI
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Tom Wilson (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Andre Burakovsky (RW) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Carl Hagelin (LW) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Jakub Vrana (RW) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Hot?
Jonathan Marchessault (LW) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Colin Miller (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Reilly Smith (RW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Shea Theodore (D) 6 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Marc-Andre Fleury (G) 0-2-0, 2.40, .895 in last 2 GPI