National Hockey League
TEAMS
Washington Capitals
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
East W/L
Pittsburgh 37-16-2-1
Washington 36-15-3-2
Boston 33-16-5-2
NY Islanders 32-17-4-3
NY Rangers 27-23-4-2
Philadelphia 25-23-4-4
New Jersey 19-30-2-5
Buffalo 15-34-4-3
Team Leaders
Points N. Backstrom 53
+/- D. Orlov 16
Shots A. Ovechkin 182
Penalty Mins T. Wilson 96
Wins V. Vanecek 21
GAA C. Anderson 2.13
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals 3.4 5
Shots 29.4 18
Power Play 24.8 3
Faceoff % 49.2 22
Penalty Mins 529 6
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals Against 2.9 17
Shots Against 28.8 11
Penalty Kill 84.0 5
Shutouts 4 17
Penalty Mins 516 6
Lineup - Last Game
Pos Player Min
C Nicklas Backstrom 20:33
C Lars Eller 9:38
C Nic Dowd 17:27
RW Daniel Sprong 8:48
RW Garnet Hathaway 12:53
RW Anthony Mantha 17:02
RW Tom Wilson 15:46
RW T.J. Oshie 16:56
LW Michael Raffl 11:28
LW Carl Hagelin 15:26
LW Conor Sheary 13:10
LW Alex Ovechkin 17:07
Pos Player Min
D Justin Schultz 21:39
D Nick Jensen 13:58
D Zdeno Chara 12:53
D Brenden Dillon 20:03
D John Carlson 24:52
D Dmitry Orlov 23:36
G Pheonix Copley 0:00
G Craig Anderson 60:39
Injuries
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Lars Eller C Ques Wed - Lower Body - 5/18/21 Eller is dealing with a lower-body injury, leaving his status for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the Bruins up in the air.
Ilya Samsonov G Ques Wed - Undisclosed - 5/17/21 Samsonov is tending to an undisclosed injury, and it is unclear if he will take the ice for Game 3 of the East Division semifinals against the Bruins.
Vitek Vanecek G Ques Wed - Lower Body - 5/17/21 Vanecek is hindered by a lower-body injury, leaving his status against the Bruins for Game 3 of the East Division semifinals up in the air.
Michal Kempny D Ques Wed - Achilles - 5/17/21 Kempny is battling an Achilles injury, and it is unknown if he will participate in Game 3 of the East Division semifinal versus the Bruins.
Evgeny Kuznetsov C Out indefinitely - Illness - 5/4/21 Kuznetsov has been designated for the COVID-19 protocol list, and there is no timetable for recovery.
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.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
5/19/21 @BOS L 3-4 (OT) 5/17/21
5/21/21 @BOS L 3-4 (OT) 5/17/21
5/23/21 BOS L 3-4 (OT) 5/17/21
5/25/21 @BOS L 3-4 (OT) 5/17/21
5/27/21 BOS L 3-4 (OT) 5/17/21
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
5/17/21 BOS L 3-4 (OT)
5/15/21 BOS W 3-2 (OT)
5/11/21 BOS W 2-1
5/8/21 PHI W 2-1 (OT)
5/7/21 PHI L 2-4
5/5/21 @NYR W 4-2
5/3/21 @NYR W 6-3
5/1/21 PIT L 0-3
4/29/21 PIT L 4-5 (OT)
4/27/21 NYI W 1-0