The Capitals will be tested this week when they take on the New York Islanders, who have won nine of their last 10.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin left the ice halfway through Tuesday's practice with an upper-body injury.
Here are the five best plays the Capitals made over the last week. Number 1 was a memorable goal by Alex Ovechkin.
John Carlson and Karl Alzner would need to play in every game through the next seven-plus seasons to have a shot at the NHL's Iron Man streak.