Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Capitals2.892.3925.97%
Eastern4th3rd1st

Schedule

Mon Apr 27
W 2 - 1NYI
Recap
Thu Apr 30
W 2 - 1at NYR
Recap
Sat May 2
L 3 - 2at NYR
Recap
Mon May 4
W 1 - 0NYR
Recap
Wed May 6
W 2 - 1NYR
Recap
Fri May 8
L 2 - 1at NYR
Recap
Sun May 10
L 4 - 3NYR
Recap
Wed May 13
L 2 - 1at NYR
Recap

Standings

EAST
Metropolitan
Overall
W-L-OTL
Pts
New York53-22-7113
Washington45-26-11101
New York47-28-7101
Pittsburgh43-27-1298
Columbus42-35-589
Philadelphia33-31-1884
New Jersey32-36-1478
Carolina30-41-1171
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The Eye On Hockey staff grades the offseason for every team in the NHL. Today we look at the Metropolitan Division, where the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals get high marks for their offseason moves.
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Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik underwent wrist surgery Tuesday, according to a statement from the team.
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The NHL and NBC Sports announced the national TV schedule for the 2015-16 season. The Chicago Blackhawks will appear a league-high 21 times on national TV.
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For Braden Holtby, signing a five-year extension was as much about validation as it was securing his financial future.
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The Capitals have re-signed Braden Holtby to a five-year, $30.5 million contract extension, an average annual value of $6.1 million.
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Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals were able to come to terms on a new five-year contract extension on Friday that will pay him $30.5 million.
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Braden Holtby is seeking Hernrik Lundqvist-type money in arbitration. The Capitals aren't offering anything close.
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Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby is seeking an $8 million award in salary arbitration, while the Caps countered with a $5.1 million offer. Will the two sides settle this before the hearing?
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Every Friday during the offseason the Eye On Hockey staff will do a top-5 ranking on some NHL-related subject. This week, we take a look at five young NHL players poised for breakout seasons in 2015-16.
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Predators forward Mike Ribeiro and his wife reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought forth by the couple's former nanny, alleging Ribeiro sexually assaulted her. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.
Injuries
DatePlayerPos.Injury
5/28Nicklas BackstromCHip
7/29Brooks OrpikDWrist
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