Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Capitals3.362.0424.22%
Eastern2nd1st2nd

Next Game

Fri, February 24, 7:00 PM EST
Verizon Center
TV: NHLN
Edmonton Oilers
at
Washington Capitals
+170
Line
-200

Leaders

OilersCapitals
PTS C. McDavid (68) N. Backstrom (63)
AST C. McDavid (48) N. Backstrom (45)
G L. Draisaitl (22) A. Ovechkin (27)

Schedule

Sun Feb 5
W 5 - 0LA
Recap
Tue Feb 7
W 5 - 0CAR
Recap
Thu Feb 9
W 6 - 3DET
Recap
Sat Feb 11
W 6 - 4ANA
Recap
Sat Feb 18
L 3 - 2at DET
Recap
Sun Feb 19
L 2 - 1at NYR
Recap
Wed Feb 22
W 4 - 1at PHI
Recap
7:00 pm EST
Today
NHLNEDM
Preview
5:00 pm EST
Sat Feb 25
at NSH
7:00 pm EST
Tue Feb 28
at NYR
7:00 pm EST
Thu Mar 2
NJ
7:00 pm EST
Sat Mar 4
PHI
7:30 pm EST
Mon Mar 6
DAL
10:30 pm EST
Thu Mar 9
at SJ
10:30 pm EST
Sat Mar 11
at LA

Standings

EAST
Metropolitan
Overall
W-L-OTL
Pts
Washington40-12-787
Pittsburgh37-14-882
New York39-19-280
Columbus37-16-579
New York29-21-1068
Philadelphia28-25-763
New Jersey25-25-1060
Carolina24-24-856
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WASHINGTON -- Connor McDavid, the 20-year superstar, against the NHL team with the best record. That's the matchup Friday night when the Oilers visit the Capitals. Based on the first meeting, Washington already knows Edmonton is no mere one-man gang.
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) A big boost from the video guys and bigger shots by Evgeny Kuznetsov got the Capitals back on the winning track.
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Once the most favored potential Stanley Cup winner, Chicago has fallen behind Washington, Minnesota
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PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers don't have to dig deep into their memory banks to remember the last time they faced the Washington Capitals.
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Former Capital Brooks Laich is available... but does anybody want him?
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Here's how to catch this year's Battle of Pennsylvania featuring the Flyers and Penguins
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As March draws closer, a number of teams have strengthened their case for a run at the Stanley Cup
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NEW YORK (AP) Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers handled the challenge of facing one of the league's top teams.
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NEW YORK -- For the past two weeks, the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers are mirror images.
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DETROIT (AP) Henrik Zetterberg stepped onto the ice with a chance to put the Detroit Red Wings ahead in an extended shootout, and the Joe Louis Arena crowd cheered.
Injuries
DatePlayerPos.Injury
2/23Matt Niskanen Day-to-Day
2/23Brooks Orpik Day-to-Day
2/23Andre BurakovskyLWExpected to be out until at least Mar 16
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