Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Capitals3.312.0723.78%
Eastern2nd1st4th

Next Game

Tue, February 28, 7:00 PM EST
Madison Square Garden
Washington Capitals
at
N.Y. Rangers
+100
Line
-110

Leaders

CapitalsRangers
PTS N. Backstrom (63) J. Miller (47)
AST N. Backstrom (45) M. Zuccarello (32)
G A. Ovechkin (27) M. Grabner (26)

Schedule

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
Fri Feb 24
W 2 - 1EDM
Recap
Sat Feb 25
L 5 - 2at NSH
Recap
7:00 pm EST
Today
at NYR
7:00 pm EST
Thu Mar 2
NJ
7:30 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
9:30 pm EDT
Sun Mar 12
at ANA
7:00 pm EDT
Tue Mar 14
MIN

Standings

EAST
Metropolitan
Overall
W-L-OTL
Pts
Washington41-13-789
Pittsburgh38-14-884
Columbus39-16-583
New York40-20-282
New York29-22-1068
Philadelphia28-26-763
New Jersey25-25-1262
Carolina25-25-858
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NEW YORK -- Already in possession of the NHL's best record, the Washington Capitals might have an even stronger lineup when they take the ice Tuesday against the New York Rangers.
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Chicago becomes the ultimate road warrior, while the Pens look to stay healthy near the top of the league
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Which of these wild card contenders have what it takes to get into the playoffs and cause some damage?
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Filip Forsberg has scored so well coming off back-to-back hat tricks, the Nashville forward had the Washington Capitals watching closely every time the Swede touched the puck.
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Joe Malone, here. Mike Bossy, here.
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WASHINGTON (AP) Without their usual offensive dominance at home and missing several key regulars, the Washington Capitals kept the puck almost all night and kept their home winning streak alive.
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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.
Injuries
DatePlayerPos.Injury
2/25Matt NiskanenDDay-to-Day
2/25Brooks OrpikDDay-to-Day
2/23Andre BurakovskyLWExpected to be out until at least Mar 16
2/25T.J. OshieRWDay-to-Day
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