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Washington Capitals

Venue: Verizon Center | Coach: Barry Trotz
Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Capitals2.92.627.16%
Eastern7th8th2nd
Franchise history
Year Team
1974-present Washington Capitals (NHL)
 
Retired numbers
No. Player
5 Rod Langway
7 Yvon Labre
11 Mike Gartner
32 Dale Hunter
 
Championship history
Postseason play Championships
Stanley Cups None
Conference championships 1 - 1998 (Eastern)
Division championships 5- 1989 (Patrick), 2000 (Southeast), 2001 (Southeast), 2008 (Southeast), 2009 (Southeast), 2010 (Southeast), 2011 (Southeast)
Playoff appearances 21 - 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
 
Year-by-year results
Year W L T OTL PTS Finish
2010-11 48 23 - 11 107 1st
2009-10 54 15 - 13 121 1st
2008-09 50 24 - 8 108 1st
2007-08 43 31 - 8 94 1st
2006-07 28 40 - 14 70 5th
2005-06 29 41 - 12 70 5th
2003-04 23 46 10 3 59 5th
2002-03 39 29 8 6 92 2nd
2001-02 36 33 11 2 85 2nd
2000-01 41 27 10 4 96 1st
1999-00 44 24 12 2 102 1st
1998-99 31 45 6 - 68 3rd
1997-98 40 30 12 - 92 3rd
1996-97 33 40 9 - 75 5th
1995-96 39 32 11 - 89 4th
1994-95 22 18 8 - 52 3rd
1993-94 39 35 10 - 88 3rd
1992-93 43 34 7 - 93 2nd
1991-92 45 27 8 - 98 2nd
1990-91 37 36 7 - 81 3rd
1989-90 36 38 6 - 78 3rd
1988-89 41 29 10 - 92 1st
1987-88 38 33 9 - 85 2nd
1986-87 38 32 10 - 86 2nd
1985-86 50 23 7 - 107 2nd
1984-85 46 25 9 - 101 2nd
1983-84 48 27 5 - 101 2nd
1982-83 39 25 16 - 94 3rd
1981-82 26 41 13 - 65 5th
1980-81 26 36 18 - 70 5th
1979-80 27 40 13 - 67 5th
1978-79 24 41 15 - 63 4th
1977-78 17 49 14 - 48 5th
1976-77 24 42 14 - 62 4th
1975-76 11 59 10 - 32 5th
1974-75 8 67 5 - 21 5th
 
Coaching history
Years Coach
2008-09 to present Bruce Boudreau
2007-08 Glen Hanlon, Bruce Boudreau
2004-05 to 2006-07 Glen Hanlon
2003-04 Glen Hanlon, Bruce Cassidy
2002-03 Bruce Cassidy
1997-98 to 2001-02 Ron Wilson
1994-95 to 1996-97 Jim Schoenfeld
1993-94 Jim Schoenfeld, Terry Murray
1990-91 to 1992-93 Terry Murray
1989-90 Terry Murray, Bryan Murray
1982-83 to 1988-89 Bryan Murray
1981-82 Bryan Murray, Roger Crozier, Gary Green
1980-81 Gary Green
1979-80 Gary Green, Danny Belisle
1978-79 Danny Belisle
1976-77 to 1977-78 Tom McVie
1975-76 Tom McVie, Mile Schmidt
1974-75 Milt Schmidt, Red Sullivan, Jim Anderson
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