Filip Forsberg will play his first game in Washington since being traded to the Nashville Predators for Marty Erat and Michael Latta.
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How would you grade the performance of Barry Trotz so far?

      3/12J. BeagleShoulder (day-to-day)
      10/22J. ErskineNeck surgery (IR)
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      3/28vs. Nsh9:30 PT10:30 MT11:30 CT12:30 ET16:30 GMT12:30 北京时间9:30 MST11:30 EST20:30 UAE12:30 ET
      3/29NYR12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET19:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST23:00 UAE15:00 ET
      3/31vs. Car4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET23:00 GMT7:00 北京时间4:00 MST6:00 EST3:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
      4/2Mon4:30 PT5:30 MT6:30 CT7:30 ET23:30 GMT7:30 北京时间4:30 MST6:30 EST3:30 UAE (+1)19:30 ET
      4/4Ott4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET23:00 GMT7:00 北京时间4:00 MST6:00 EST3:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
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      3/26vs. NJW 3-2
      3/21WpgL 0-3
      3/19MinW 3-2
      3/16BufW 4-3
      3/15vs. BosW 2-0
      3/13vs. DalL 2-4
      3/11vs. NYRL 1-3
      3/7vs. BufW 6-1
      3/5vs. MinL 1-2
      3/3ClsW 5-3
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      Capitals - Team News
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby will get the start against the Nashville Predators on Saturday afternoon. Holtby will make his league-leading 66th appearance as he brings his 36-19-9 record with a .925 save percentage and a 2.18 GAA. He also owns eight shutouts along with 38...
      Mar 27 10:34PM Read More
      Tom Wilson - W
      Tom Wilson has been handed a $2,000 fine for embellishment. Wilson received a warning after embellishing on March 1 and his fine is related to an incident on March 19. He has 16 points and 159 penalty minutes in 61 contests this...
      Mar 27 12:25PM Read More
      Eric Fehr - W
      Eric Fehr scored a goal in a 3-2 overtime victory against New Jersey Thursday night. It was Fehr's first point since March 3. He has 19 goals and 30 points in 70 contests this season.
      Mar 27 11:53AM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby made 29 saves on 31 shots to help the Capitals beat the Devils 3-2 in overtime on... Holtby won his fourth game in his past five starts and improved his record to 36-19-9 this season with a .925 save percentage and 2.18 goals against average.
      Mar 26 11:59PM Read More
      Matt Niskanen - D
      Matt Niskanen scored the overtime winner and added an assist as the Caps toppled the Devils 3-2... Niskanen beat Cory Schneider early in the extra frame to save the Caps, who blew a lead in the final minute of regulation. Niskanen's pair of points gave him five points in...
      Mar 26 11:47PM Read More
      Jay Beagle - W
      Jay Beagle (upper-body) isn't in Washington's lineup for Thursday's game against New Jersey. Beagle has missed five consecutive games because of the shoulder injury. The 29-year-old has 10 goals and 20 points in 62 games this season.
      Mar 26 7:28PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby will get the start in Thursday's game vs. the Washington Capitals. The 25-year-old has been outstanding for most of this season. Holtby has a 35-19-9 record with a 2.18 goals-against-average and a .924 save percentage in 2014-15. He will...
      Mar 26 6:01PM Read More
      Jay Beagle - W
      Jay Beagle (upper body) isn't expected to play this weekend. The Capitals play against Nashville on Saturday and the New York Rangers on Sunday after hosting New Jersey on Thursday. That means Beagle is likely to miss the next three...
      Mar 26 5:10PM Read More
      Nate Schmidt - D
      Nate Schmidt has been sent to the minors. Schmidt has a goal and four points in 39 games with Washington this season. He was with the Capitals on an emergency basis, but's expected to get a proper recall later this...
      Mar 24 11:37AM Read More
      Tim Gleason - D
      It looks like Tim Gleason (upper body) will be back in the lineup on Thursday. He has sat out two straight games with an upper-body injury. Gleason practiced alongside Mike Green on Monday and felt like he probably could've played this past Saturday. ...
      Mar 23 6:07PM Read More
      Dmitry Orlov - D
      Dmitry Orlov will be assigned to the minors for conditioning. "The plan is to get him down there, a couple days of practice and get him playing," coach Barry Trotz said. "That'd be the plan. We just have to make sure on...
      Mar 23 6:01PM Read More
      Alex Ovechkin - W
      Alex Ovechkin finished with a minus-three rating as the Capitals were shut out 3-0 by the Jets... A rare night in which Ovechkin didn’t do any great from a fantasy perspective. He had a quiet night, with two shots on goal in 20:58. Eric Fehr led the Capitals with four...
      Mar 21 9:50PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby allowed two goals in the Capitals’ 3-0 loss to the Jets on Saturday night. Holtby stopped 21 shots as his three-game winning streak was snapped. The 25-year-old leads the league with 64 games played, which might not be a good thing come the...
      Mar 21 9:50PM Read More
      Tim Gleason - D
      Tim Gleason (upper body) practiced Friday after he missed Thursday's contest. He could be available for Saturday night in Winnipeg. Coach Barry Trotz said a decision may come after the morning skate.
      Mar 21 9:45AM Read More
      Dmitry Orlov - D
      Dmitry Orlov might be heading to the AHL soon for a three-game conditioning stint. "Then we'll make our decision on him. If he feels he can play, we'll have to get him in and take a look for sure at this level," coach Barry Trotz said. "I...
      Mar 21 9:42AM Read More

      Team Stats

      Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
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      Skater Stats
      LWAlex Ovechkin73472673
      CNicklas Backstrom74185472
      DJohn Carlson74113647
      CMarcus Johansson74172340
      DMike Green6463339
      RWTroy Brouwer74181836
      LWCurtis Glencross63132134
      CEvgeny Kuznetsov72102131
      RWEric Fehr70191130
      RWJoel Ward74161430
      Goaltender Stats
      Braden Holtby6538052.1836199
      Justin Peters116033.38351
      * = Rookie Player
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