National Hockey League
TEAMS
Washington Capitals
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
Metropolitan W/L
Columbus 14-7-0-1
New Jersey 12-5-2-2
NY Islanders 12-7-1-1
Washington 12-10-1-0
Pittsburgh 11-10-2-1
NY Rangers 11-9-1-1
Carolina 9-7-2-2
Philadelphia 8-9-3-2
Team Leaders
Points E. Kuznetsov 26
+/- T. Chorney 8
Shots A. Ovechkin 104
Penalty Mins T. Wilson 57
Wins B. Holtby 12
GAA B. Holtby 2.62
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals 2.8 19
Shots 29.1 30
Power Play 21.1 13
Faceoff % 51.3 9
Penalty Mins 273 3
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals Against 3.1 22
Shots Against 32.7 22
Penalty Kill 77.4 24
Shutouts 0 30
Penalty Mins 225 10
Lineup - Last Game
Pos Player Min
C Chandler Stephenson 12:26
C Nicklas Backstrom 18:24
C Lars Eller 14:43
C Evgeny Kuznetsov 15:12
RW Brett Connolly 9:47
RW Devante Smith-Pelly 13:49
RW Alex Chiasson 12:53
RW Tom Wilson 18:16
RW T.J. Oshie 13:17
RW Jay Beagle 15:37
LW Jakub Vrana 13:08
LW Alex Ovechkin 17:05
Pos Player Min
D Matt Niskanen 21:41
D Madison Bowey 13:28
D Taylor Chorney 15:01
D Brooks Orpik 21:54
D John Carlson 25:19
D Dmitry Orlov 22:00
G Philipp Grubauer 0:00
G Braden Holtby 60:00
Injuries
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Braden Holtby G Ques Fri - Rest - 11/24/17 Holtby is not expected to be in net Friday against the Lightning as he will likely be given the night off to rest.
Christian Djoos D Doub Fri - Upper Body - 11/24/17 Djoos has missed the previous four games due to an upper-body injury and is unlikely to return against the Lightning on Friday.
Andre Burakovsky LW Mid Dec - Thumb - 10/24/17 Burakovsky has been designated for the injured reserve list as he had surgery to repair a broken thumb and is expected to sidelined for six-to-eight weeks.
Tyler Graovac C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 11/14/17 Graovac is on injured reserve recovering from an upper-body injury. He has been sent to the minors on a conditioning assignment but it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
11/24/17 TB L 3-4 (OT) 10/9/17
11/25/17 @TOR L 0-2 10/17/17
11/30/17 LA L 2-4 3/11/17
12/2/17 CLB W 3-2 4/2/17
12/4/17 SJ L 2-4 3/9/17
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
11/22/17 OTT W 5-2
11/20/17 CAL L 1-4
11/18/17 MIN W 3-1
11/16/17 @COL L 2-6
11/14/17 @NAS L 3-6
11/12/17 EDM W 2-1 (SO)
11/10/17 PIT W 4-1
11/7/17 @BUF L 1-3
11/6/17 ARI W 3-2 (OT)
11/4/17 @BOS W 3-2