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Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik had some opinions on the Capitals before signing as a free agent. This season changed those thoughts.
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Should the Capitals re-sign D Mike Green?
Yes
28%
No
72%

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    Final Boxscore
    Rangers win series 4-3
    Three Stars
    1: Derek Stepan, NYR (1G)
    2: Henrik Lundqvist, NYR (35 Saves)
    3: Braden Holtby, Was (37 Saves)
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    Results
    DateOppFinal
    5/13NYRL 1-2
    5/10vs. NYRL 3-4
    5/8NYRL 1-2
    5/6vs. NYRW 2-1
    5/4vs. NYRW 1-0
    5/2NYRL 2-3
    4/30NYRW 2-1
    4/27vs. NYIW 2-1
    4/25NYIL 1-3
    4/23vs. NYIW 5-1
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    Capitals - Team News
    Karl Alzner - D
    Karl Alzner started to score more in the 2014-15 season. Alzner had five goals in the regular season which equaled the total of his previous three seasons combined and then followed it up with a two goal and four point performance...
    May 23 6:47AM Read More
    Eric Fehr - W
    Eric Fehr, who is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, wants to remain with... The oft-injured winger is looking for a four year deal but the Capitals may come in with only three at best. "I really enjoy playing here," Fehr said....
    May 23 6:43AM Read More
    Barry Trotz - C
    The Washington Capitals and their fans played and rooted for more than just their pride during... They played, and grew their playoff beards out together in an effort to raise funds for the American Special Hockey Association. One fan named Jeff Taft brought in $10K by...
    May 21 11:10PM Read More
    Sergei Fedorov - C
    It was a good day for long time NHL'er Sergei Fedorov, as the US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals... Like a classic Ponzi scheme, Joseph Zada was caught using investments to pay "personal expenses, which were substantial." Of note, Zada even through...
    May 21 11:00PM Read More
    Marcus Johansson - W
    Marcus Johansson had the best season of his career in 2014-15. He hit the 20-goal mark for the first time and he recorded 47 points in 82 games. New coach Barry Trotz urged Johansson to shoot more and he was credited with a personal...
    May 21 2:26PM Read More
    Tom Wilson - W
    The Capitals believe that Tom Wilson has more to give offensively and they are expecting more... "Willie is one of my favorites," coach Barry Trotz said. "I think he's got a great upside, but at the same time I don't see him as a fourth line winger for...
    May 21 1:25PM Read More
    Jay Beagle - W
    Jay Beagle wants to re-sign with the Washington Capitals, but the two sides might not see... Capitals GM Brian MacLellan is interested in signing Beagle "at a good number as a fourth-line player." Beagle might see himself as being worth more than that...
    May 20 2:56PM Read More
    Troy Brouwer - W
    Troy Brouwer believes that the Washington Capitals are capable of going deep into the playoffs... "It could be a little bit of a mental block for some guys, for sure," Brouwer said. "You have to get over that, 'We haven't done this before,' and 'This is...
    May 20 12:25PM Read More
    Brooks Orpik - D
    Brooks Orpik's first season with the Washington Capitals went very well. Orpik led the team in hits (306) and blocks (192) while averaging 21:47 minutes per contest. He's not known for his offensive work, but he also recorded a respectable 19...
    May 19 2:56PM Read More
    Alex Ovechkin - W
    Team Russia was blown out by Team Canada by a score of 6-1 in Sunday's Gold Medal Game at the... Not only did Canada dominate the tournament, but they completely dominated the Russians in this game. Russia's only goal was scored by Evgeni Malkin (Pittsburgh) in the...
    May 17 5:35PM Read More
    Evgeny Kuznetsov - C
    Coach Barry Trotz thinks that the Washington Capitals have their second line center in Evgeny... The Russian pivot certainly came into his own during the playoffs with five goals and seven points in 14 games as he tied Alex Ovechkin for the team lead in goals. Kuznetsov...
    May 17 7:23AM Read More
    Alex Ovechkin - W
    Alex Ovechkin didn't take long to make a difference now that he's a part of Russia's bid for... He scored a goal and an assist in Russia's 4-0 win against the U.S. in Saturday's semifinal game, which was actually quite a bit closer than the score might indicate....
    May 16 4:21PM Read More
    Braden Holtby - G
    Braden Holtby is aiming for a longer term deal, but he did feel motivated by this being a... Holtby saw value in that, but ultimately he's aiming for some job security. He should be able to get it too after posting a 2.22 GAA and .923 save percentage in 73...
    May 15 6:05PM Read More
    Andre Burakovsky - W
    Andre Burakovsky has been sent to the minors by the Washington Capitals. Washington has been eliminated from the playoffs, so Burakovsky will assist the AHL Hershey Bears instead. He had two goals and three points in 11 games with Washington in...
    May 15 4:52PM Read More
    Mike Green - D
    Mike Green, who is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent, says that for him it's about... Obviously everyone will take a statement like that with a grain of salt. After all, if winning a championship was his only concern, then he could take the league minimum on...
    May 15 4:31PM Read More

    Team Stats

    Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
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    Skater Stats
    PosNameGPGAPts
    LWAlex Ovechkin81532881
    CNicklas Backstrom82186078
    DJohn Carlson82124355
    CMarcus Johansson82202747
    DMike Green72103545
    RWTroy Brouwer82212243
    CEvgeny Kuznetsov80112637
    LWCurtis Glencross71132235
    RWJoel Ward82191534
    RWEric Fehr75191433
    Goaltender Stats
    NameGPIMinGAAWLOTL
    Braden Holtby7342472.22412010
    Justin Peters126463.25361
    * = Rookie Player
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