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    Team Schedule

    Schedule
    DateOppTime
    10/9vs. Mon4:00 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
    10/11Bos4:00 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
    10/14vs. SJ4:00 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
    10/16vs. NJ4:00 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
    10/18vs. Fla4:00 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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    Capitals - Team News
    Brooks Laich - C
    Brooks Laich (undisclosed) returned to Sunday’s game against the Montreal Canadiens after... Laich returned to the game in the third period, after being hit by Tom Gilbert. Laich scored the empty netter in Washington’s 2-0 win in Montreal. The Capitals and Laich...
    Sep 28 8:56PM Read More
    Joel Ward - W
    Joel Ward scored the go-ahead goal in the third period as the Washington Capitals defeated the... Ward beat Montreal goaltender Carey Price with just under 1:30 left in third period to break a scoreless tie. Brooks Laich added the empty netter in the final minute of...
    Sep 28 8:41PM Read More
    Nate Schmidt - D
    Nate Schmidt left Washington’s preseason game vs. the Montreal Canadiens, with a possible... Schmidt was flattened by Canadiens’ defenseman Jarred Tinordi in the third period. We’ll have more information as it comes out. Tinordi was ejected from the game.
    Sep 28 8:06PM Read More
    Brooks Laich - C
    Brooks Laich left Sunday’s game against Montreal with an undisclosed injury. Laich took a hit from Habs’ defenseman Tom Gilbert. Gilbert did receive a boarding penalty on the play. We’ll have more information for you as it is made available.
    Sep 28 7:42PM Read More
    Eric Fehr - W
    Coach Barry Trotz is playing right winger Eric Fehr everywhere. Fehr has seen time on the first line as well as a bottom six forward at training camp thus far. "He's sort of that utility guy, you move him all over the place but that...
    Sep 28 12:01PM Read More
    Evgeny Kuznetsov - C
    Coach Barry Trotz has been playing Evgeny Kuznetsov against physical teams like the... Trotz wants to see how Kuznetsov handles himself against this type of competition. "If you want as much North American games as you're going to get, you're going to get...
    Sep 28 11:58AM Read More
    Mike Green - D
    The Washington Capitals label defenseman Mike Green as day-to-day with an upper-body injury. It doesn't sound major, though you never know with teams being very coy about injuries all year long in current times. Health is obviously a big hurdle for Green, who still...
    Sep 27 12:33PM Read More
    Jakub Vrana - W
    Jakub Vrana will likely play in his native Sweden this season as the Washington Capitals will... Vrana was taken 13th overall in the 2014 Draft. He is a scoring winger who will eventually play as a top-six forward in the NHL.
    Sep 27 12:22PM Read More
    Mike Moore - D
    The Washington Capitals have sent Mike Moore to the minors. Joining Moore in Hershey will be Tim Kennedy, Jon Landry and Caleb Herbert.
    Sep 27 12:18PM Read More
    Stanislav Galiev - W
    The Washington Capitals have sent Stanislav Galiev to Hershey of the AHL. Galiev was taken in the third round, 86th overall, in the 2010 Draft and has spent the last two sesaons split between Hershey and Reading of the ECHL. He has only three...
    Sep 27 12:16PM Read More
    Marcus Johansson - W
    Marcus Johansson is battling Evgeny Kuznetsov and Andre Burakovsky for the second and third... It's likely that the Capitals will want to give Burakovsky another season in junior despite his bright offensive game so look for Kuznetsov to start the season as the second...
    Sep 27 12:09PM Read More
    Eric Fehr - W
    Eric Fehr is looking to start the season on the top line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas... The Capitals are looking to move Ovechkin back to the left wing and if this works out then Fehr, a right winger, has the early lead at the top job on the first line....
    Sep 27 12:04PM Read More
    Alex Ovechkin - W
    Alex Ovechkin was back to his old tricks vs. Boston on Friday night. Ovi scored two power-play goals as his Capitals won 5-4 in overtime. Brooks Laich picked up an assist on both power play goals while Liam O'Brien notched 2 points with an...
    Sep 26 10:07PM Read More
    Evgeny Kuznetsov - C
    Evgeny Kuznetsov won just five of 15 faceoffs in Monday's preseason game. While a lot of statistics are easy to dismiss during the preseason, Kuznetsov's struggles on the draw are something Capitals coach Barry Trotz wants him to focus on. ...
    Sep 23 10:57AM Read More
    Troy Brouwer - W
    Capitals forward Troy Brouwer scored a goal and added an assist in a 5-4 loss to the Flyers in... Brouwer represents an important depth scorer for the Capitals in the coming season, as does Eric Fehr, who also potted a goal and an assist. Michael Latta and John Erskine...
    Sep 22 10:08PM Read More

    Team Stats

    Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
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    Skater Stats
    PosNameGPGAPts
    CNicklas Backstrom82186179
    RWAlex Ovechkin78512879
    RWJoel Ward82242549
    CMarcus Johansson8083644
    RWTroy Brouwer82251843
    LWJason Chimera82152742
    DMike Green7092938
    DJohn Carlson82102737
    CMikhail Grabovski58132235
    LWDustin Penner67142135
    Goaltender Stats
    NameGPIMinGAAWLOTL
    Jaroslav Halak5229382.2529137
    Braden Holtby4826562.8523154
    * = Rookie Player
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