A bad line change had Capitals coach Barry Trotz in a foul mood on Sunday. And now somebody owes somebody else dinner.
Montreal is climbing up the standings and making a push for the Atlantic Division.
The Capitals fell to the Blues on Sunday afternoon for their second straight loss and sixth defeat in their last seven games.

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How would you grade the performance of Barry Trotz so far?

      10/22J. ErskineNeck surgery (IR)
      10/7D. OrlovWrist (IR)
      10/7A. VolpattiNeck (IR)
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      Three Stars
      1: Alexander Steen, StL (2G, 1A)
      2: Alex Ovechkin, Was (2G, 1A)
      3: T.J. Oshie, StL (3A)
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      2/1vs. StL10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET18:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST1:00 EST22:00 UAE13:00 ET
      2/3vs. LA4:00 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
      2/5Ott4:30 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
      2/6vs. Anh4:00 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
      2/8vs. Phi12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET20:00 GMT4:00 北京时间1:00 MST3:00 EST0:00 UAE (+1)15:00 ET
      Full Schedule
      1/31MonL 0-1
      1/28vs. PitW 4-0
      1/27ClsL 3-4
      1/20vs. EdmL 4-5
      1/17DalL 4-5
      1/16NshL 3-4
      1/14vs. PhiW 1-0
      1/12vs. ColW 2-1
      1/10vs. DetW 3-1
      1/8PhiL 2-3
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      Capitals - Team News
      Justin Peters - G
      Justin Peters allowed four goals on 40 shots in Washington's 4-3 loss to St. Louis on Sunday. Peters made some key saves when the game was close, but he was unable to pick up the win. As good as starter Braden Holtby has been for Washington, Peters has been nothing...
      Feb 1 4:03PM Read More
      Alex Ovechkin - W
      Alex Ovechkin scored two goals and one assist in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Blues. The goals were Ovechkin's 30th and 31st of the season. He is just the fifth player in NHL history to 30 goals or more in his first 10 seasons. Both of Ovechkin's markers...
      Feb 1 3:50PM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky is a healthy scratch in Sunday's game against St. Louis. The 19-year-old was Washington's first round pick in 2013. He has seven goals and 19 points in 38 games with the Capitals this season.
      Feb 1 1:07PM Read More
      Cam Schilling - D
      The Washington Capitals have assigned Cam Schilling to the AHL. Schilling hasn't skated in a regular season game with the Caps this season. The 26-year-old has no points in two career NHL games. He serves as organizational depth and...
      Feb 1 12:40PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Braden Holtby said that he was impressed with Carey Price's performance in Saturday's 1-0... "With Carey over there, he’s a guy that I’ve looked up to in the past," Holtby said. "He’s a very, very elite-level goaltender. In our position, you...
      Feb 1 12:37PM Read More
      Justin Peters - G
      Justin Peters will get the starts against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday. Braden Holtby was fantastic in a 1-0 overtime loss to Montreal on Saturday, but the Capitals will give him a rest today. Peters is 2-4-1 with a 3.52 goals-against-average...
      Feb 1 11:33AM Read More
      Alex Ovechkin - W
      Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin made his presence known on Saturday, yet no one on... Ovechkin had a-1 rating, two PIM, eight SOG and five hits in the game. He received a remarkable 7:57 PP TOI, but none of that amounted to a point. Ovechkin leads the NHL...
      Jan 31 4:04PM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      The Washington Capitals cannot blame Braden Holtby for their 1-0 OT loss to the Montreal... Holtby was often brilliant on Saturday, stopping 29 out of 30 shots, with only Max Pacioretty being able to solve him. Holtby's only allowed a single goal in his last two...
      Jan 31 4:01PM Read More
      Dmitry Orlov - D
      Dmitry Orlov (wrist) still believes he will play this season. That being said, we're almost into February and Orlov isn't close to returning. "It's getting better," Orlov noted. "It's still stiff and I need to keep...
      Jan 30 11:22AM Read More
      Eric Fehr - W
      Eric Fehr has done a very good job at center for the Washington Capitals. He was especially impressive against Pittsburgh on Wednesday when he won 77 percent of his 22 faceoffs and was tasked with helping the Caps shutdown Sidney Crosby. "I...
      Jan 29 4:21PM Read More
      Nicklas Backstrom - C
      Nicklas Backstrom recorded two assists in a 4-0 win against Pittsburgh. Backstrom extended his point streak to five contests. He has 15 goals and 50 points in 48 games this season. As long as he stays healthy, he should be able to keep this up...
      Jan 29 11:50AM Read More
      Mike Green - D
      Mike Green had a goal and an assist in a 4-0 victory over Pittsburgh. Green has three multi-point games in his last six contests. He has five goals and 29 points in 40 contests in 2014-15.
      Jan 29 11:48AM Read More
      Braden Holtby - G
      Capitals goalie Braden Holtby made 27 saves en route to a 4-0 shutout of the visiting... It was Holtby's fifth shutout of the season. He was first-rate in this game after giving up four goals on 30 shots in a loss to Columbus Tuesday. Holtby has turned into an...
      Jan 28 11:16PM Read More
      Alex Ovechkin - W
      All-star Alex Ovechkin scored two goals in the Washington Capitals' 4-0 shutout over the... The goals were Ovechkin's 28th and 29th of the season. They gave the Caps a 2-0 lead after two periods. Nicklas Backstrom assisted on both goals and now has 35 on the...
      Jan 28 10:44PM Read More
      Andre Burakovsky - W
      Andre Burakovsky is a late scratch Wednesday night against the Penguins. Head Coach Barry Trotz hinted that some lineup changes would be made Wednesday and sure enough, he followed through. Burakovsky had been skating on the Caps' top line with...
      Jan 28 7:58PM Read More

      Team Stats

      Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
      View All Players  |  Last updated Feb. 1, 1:50 A.M. ET
      Skater Stats
      CNicklas Backstrom49153550
      LWAlex Ovechkin49291645
      DJohn Carlson4953035
      DMike Green4152429
      CMarcus Johansson49131629
      RWTroy Brouwer49131124
      RWEric Fehr4515823
      RWJoel Ward4911920
      LW* Andre Burakovsky3871219
      CEvgeny Kuznetsov4751318
      Goaltender Stats
      Braden Holtby4325142.2223109
      Justin Peters84603.51241
      * = Rookie Player
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