National Hockey League
TEAMS
Washington Capitals
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
East W/L
Washington 29-13-2-2
NY Islanders 28-13-3-1
Pittsburgh 28-14-2-1
Boston 25-12-4-2
NY Rangers 23-16-4-2
Philadelphia 20-18-3-4
New Jersey 14-24-2-4
Buffalo 12-26-4-3
Team Leaders
Points N. Backstrom 47
+/- J. Schultz 12
Shots A. Ovechkin 174
Penalty Mins G. Hathaway 59
Wins V. Vanecek 17
GAA V. Vanecek 2.77
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals 3.5 2
Shots 28.7 26
Power Play 27.6 2
Faceoff % 48.8 22
Penalty Mins 387 12
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals Against 3.0 19
Shots Against 29.4 13
Penalty Kill 83.5 7
Shutouts 2 24
Penalty Mins 361 17
Lineup - Last Game
Pos Player Min
C Nicklas Backstrom 18:19
C Lars Eller 14:13
C Nic Dowd 12:46
C Evgeny Kuznetsov 17:20
RW Daniel Sprong 9:33
RW Garnet Hathaway 9:38
RW Anthony Mantha 18:07
RW Tom Wilson 18:02
RW T.J. Oshie 19:47
LW Carl Hagelin 11:57
LW Conor Sheary 10:37
LW Alex Ovechkin 19:26
Pos Player Min
D Justin Schultz 2:45
D Nick Jensen 19:08
D Brenden Dillon 19:47
D Trevor van Riemsdyk 14:50
D John Carlson 25:50
D Dmitry Orlov 27:30
G Ilya Samsonov 0:00
G Vitek Vanecek 59:25
Injuries
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Zdeno Chara D Ques Thurs - Undisclosed - 4/18/21 Chara missed the last contest due to an undefined ailment, and it is unclear if he will lace up for Thursday's battle with the Islanders.
Justin Schultz D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 4/18/21 Schultz was removed from the previous game with a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be determined if he will play against the Islanders on Thursday.
Michael Raffl LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 4/18/21 Raffl is out of the lineup with an undefined ailment, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Beck Malenstyn LW Early July - Achilles - 1/13/21 Malenstyn is expected to be sidelined for six to eight months and has been added to the injured reserve list after surgery to repair an Achilles tear.
Henrik Lundqvist G out for season - Heart - 2/15/21 Lundqvist has been designated for the injured reserve list, and he will sit out the entire season after recovering from open heart surgery.
Michal Kempny D Early May - Achilles - 1/4/21 Kempny has been placed on the injured reserve list after undergoing offseason surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon, and he is expected to miss six to eight months.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
4/22/21 @NYI L 0-1 4/6/21
4/24/21 @NYI L 0-1 4/6/21
4/27/21 NYI L 0-1 4/6/21
4/29/21 PIT W 5-2 2/25/21
5/1/21 PIT W 5-2 2/25/21
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
4/18/21 @BOS L 3-6
4/17/21 @PHI W 6-3
4/15/21 BUF L 2-5
4/13/21 PHI W 6-1
4/11/21 @BOS W 8-1
4/9/21 @BUF W 4-3
4/8/21 BOS L 2-4
4/6/21 @NYI L 0-1
4/4/21 @NJ W 5-4
4/2/21 @NJ W 2-1 (OT)