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The Capitals recalled Andre Burakovsky and he could be back in the lineup Tuesday night against the New York Rangers.
Where does Alex Ovechkin's goal against the New Jersey Devils rank among his all-time best? Barry Trotz weighs in.
The Calgary Flames used to be one of the best stories of the season. With eight-straight losses they now look like one of the biggest disappointments.

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Who will lead the NHL in scoring this season?
Alex Ovechkin
62%
Steven Stamkos
21%
Sidney Crosby
16%
      Injuries
      DatePlayerStatus
      10/22J. ErskineNeck surgery (IR)
      10/7D. OrlovWrist (IR)
      10/7A. VolpattiNeck (IR)
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      Schedule
      DateOppTime
      12/22vs. Ott4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
      12/23NYR4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
      12/27Pit4:30 PT5:30 MT6:30 CT7:30 ET0:30 GMT8:30 北京时间5:30 MST7:30 EST4:30 UAE (+1)19:30 ET
      12/29NYI4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
      1/1vs. Chi10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET18:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST1:00 EST22:00 UAE13:00 ET
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      Results
      DateOppFinal
      12/20NJW 4-0
      12/18ClsW 5-4
      12/16FlaL 1-2
      12/13vs. TBW 4-2
      12/11vs. ClsL 2-3
      12/9TBW 5-3
      12/6NJW 4-1
      12/4CarW 2-1
      12/2vs. VanL 3-4
      11/29TorL 2-6
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      Capitals - Team News
      Aaron Volpatti - W
      Aaron Volpatti (neck) has completed his conditioning stint. Rather than play for the Capitals, Volpatti will return to the injured reserve list. He had two goals and 49 penalty minutes in 41 contests with Washington in 2014-15.
      Dec 22 9:27AM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky has been called up by the Washington Capitals. Capitals coach Barry Trotz revealed Washington's plans for Burakovsky after he was sent to the minors, so this doesn't come as a surprise. Burakovsky has spent a fair...
      Dec 22 9:25AM Read More
      Mike Green - D
      Mike Green scored on Saturday and it was his first goal in almost two months. The Washington blueliner last found the back of the net on October 22. Green has four goals and 15 points this season and remains a nice 2-3 defenseman in most pools.
      Dec 21 10:21AM Read More
      Nicklas Backstrom - C
      Nicklas Backstrom’s three points carried the Capitals to a 4-0 win over the Devils on... Backstrom potted two goals, and added a helper. The talented Swedish center appears to really enjoy playing on Saturdays as he now has seven goals and 14 points in 11...
      Dec 20 10:35PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby registered his second shutout of the season in the Capitals’ 4-0 win over the... The 25-year-old made 21 saves, and now has helped the Capitals earn at least a point in eight consecutive games. Despite the win last time out, this was a nice bounce-back...
      Dec 20 10:33PM Read More
      Jack Hillen - D
      Jack Hillen will see his ninth game of the season Saturday night in New Jersey as he subs in... Hillen, like Schmidt, has no fantasy value.
      Dec 20 6:46PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby will get the nod Saturday night in New Jersey. The Caps come in trying to ward off not only the New York Rangers, who trail them by just two points in the Metro, but the Devils as well, who trail by six points. Holtby...
      Dec 20 5:06PM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky will spend two games with the Hershey Bears before returning to the Capitals. Coach Barry Trotz wants to get Burakovsky some playing time after he had been a healthy scratch in five of the last six games. Burakovsky will get top six minutes with the...
      Dec 20 10:56AM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      The plan is to have Andre Burakovsky play in two games with AHL Hershey. Burakovsky has been a healthy scratch in five of Washington's last six games, so this will give him a chance to play. The Capitals decided not to loan Burakovsky to Sweden...
      Dec 19 1:18PM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky has been sent to AHL Hershey. Burakovsky has been a healthy scratch in five of Washington's last six games. This is less than a week after the Washington Capitals decided not to loan Burakovsky to Team...
      Dec 19 11:46AM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby improved to 13-7-5 this season by making 22 saves on 26 shots in a 5-4 overtime... Holtby has earned the Caps at least a point in his past seven starts, and Thursday night was the first time in that span he allowed more than three goals in a game. Holtby...
      Dec 18 11:19PM Read More
      Eric Fehr - W
      Eric Fehr had a goal and an assist on Thursday night, scoring the overtime winner to lift... Fehr has seven goals and 12 points through 28 games this season. Fehr has been hot lately with three goals in his past four games. Jason Chimera, Karl Alzner, Michael Latta...
      Dec 18 11:16PM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky is a healthy scratch on Thursday against Columbus. Burakovsky was the Capitals' first round pick in 2013. Jack Hillen is also a healthy scratch on Thursday.
      Dec 18 7:22PM Read More
      John Carlson - D
      John Carlson has been putting in extra work before the Capitals' practices lately. Carlson has been working one-on-one with assistant coach Todd Reirden. It's seemed to pay off as Carlson has been more effective defensively over the last few weeks and...
      Dec 18 11:43AM Read More
      Nicklas Backstrom - C
      Nicklas Backstrom had an assist in a 2-1 shootout loss to Florida on Tuesday. Backstrom has six points in his last four games, including Saturday's hat trick. That brings him up to eight goals and 31 points in 30 contests this season. He also went...
      Dec 17 9:44AM Read More

      Team Stats

      Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
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      Skater Stats
      PosNameGPGAPts
      CNicklas Backstrom32102434
      RWAlex Ovechkin32151227
      DJohn Carlson3242024
      CMarcus Johansson329918
      RWJoel Ward3210717
      RWTroy Brouwer3210616
      DMike Green2441115
      LW* Andre Burakovsky264913
      RWEric Fehr297512
      DMatt Niskanen3221012
      Goaltender Stats
      NameGPIMinGAAWLOTL
      Braden Holtby2715472.291475
      Justin Peters74013.28231
      * = Rookie Player
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