With the Capitals set to take on the Lightning tonight at Verizon Center (4:30 pregame, CSN), here’s a look at our AAA Keys to the Game.
The injury bug continues to sting in Hershey forcing the team to recall Tyler Lewington from the ECHL.
Caps players T.J. Oshie, John Carlson and others have lots to be thankful for.

Team talk


Today's Poll

Who will be the most valuable Capital this season?

11/11B. OrpikLower-body injury (day-to-day)
10/6C. BrownHand (IR)
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11/27vs. TB2:00 PT3:00 MT4:00 CT5:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 北京时间3:00 MST5:00 EST2:00 UAE (+1)17:00 ET
11/28Tor4:00 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
12/3Mon4:30 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
12/5Wpg12:00 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
12/8vs. Det4:30 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
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11/25vs. WpgW 5-3
11/23vs. EdmW 1-0
11/21vs. ColW 7-3
11/19vs. DalL 2-3
11/18DetW 2-1
11/13vs. CgyL 2-3
11/12PhiW 5-2
11/10DetL 0-1
11/7vs. TorW 3-2
11/5vs. BosW 4-1
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Capitals - Team News
Philipp Grubauer - G
Philipp Grubauer has started the back end of each back-to-back set the Capitals have had this... That is, of course, assuming Braden Holtby gets Friday's game against Tampa Bay. Considering where Tampa Bay and Toronto are in the standings, we'd be surprised if there was...
Nov 26 11:38PM Read More
Chris Brown - C
The Washington Capitals have recalled Chris Brown from AHL Hershey. Unfortunately, Brown has scored just three points and registered 21 PIMs through his 22 career NHL games with Washington and Arizona. Now nearly 25-years-old, the forward...
Nov 26 11:20PM Read More
Braden Holtby - G
Goalie Braden Holtby turned aside 23 shots in the Washington Capitals' 5-3 victory over the... Although this wasn't one of his better nights, Holtby is having an all-star type of season. He has won five consecutive games and is 13-4-0 on the season. The 26-year-old...
Nov 25 9:52PM Read More
Evgeny Kuznetsov - C
Center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored a goal and added two assists in the Washington Capitals' 5-3... Kuznetsov is enjoying a first-rate season. He now has eight goals and 16 assists. He had three points in the Caps' 7-3 rout of the Colorado Avalanche last Saturday. The...
Nov 25 9:46PM Read More
John Carlson - D
John Carlson passed Rod Langway in career franchise points by a Capitals defenseman to take... Carlson earned an assist on a first period marker by Justin Williams, to earn his 203rd point (418-49-154-203).
Nov 25 8:06PM Read More
Braden Holtby - G
Braden Holtby was the first goalie to get off the ice following Washington's morning skate. That means Holtby is likely to start Wednesday night. He'll be going for his fourth straight win after posting a 33-save shutout on Monday.
Nov 25 11:16AM Read More
Tom Wilson - W
Tom Wilson had an assist in Washington's 1-0 overtime win on Monday. Wilson hasn't found the back of the net yet this season, but he does have five assists. Of course, if you own him in a standard league then you're doing so for his time in...
Nov 24 6:42AM Read More
Dmitry Orlov - D
Defenseman Dmitry Orlov produced the only goal in the Washington Capitals' 1-0 shutout of the... It was Orlov's second goal of the season. It broke a goalless tie at 13:28 of the third period. Tom Wilson and Brooks Laich assisted, their fifth and second of the season,...
Nov 23 10:44PM Read More
Braden Holtby - G
Washington goalie Braden Holtby was spectacular Monday night, stopping 33 shots en route to a... It was Holtby's first shutout of the season, and what a season he is enjoying. His record improved to 12-4-0 and his goals-against average is a puny 1.88. His save...
Nov 23 10:40PM Read More
Braden Holtby - G
Braden Holtby will get the start in Monday's game against the Edmonton Oilers. Holtby has an 11-4-0 record with a 2.01 goals-against-average and a 920 save percentage this season. The 26-year-old has won three straight and five of his last six games.
Nov 23 6:51PM Read More
Brooks Orpik - D
Brooks Orpik (lower body) will miss his sixth straight game Monday. He is still dealing with a lower-body injury. Orpik has three points, 41 hits and 27 blocks in 14 games this season.
Nov 23 6:15PM Read More
Andre Burakovsky - C
Andre Burakovsky will be a healthy scratch again Monday. "He's just got to clear his mind," coach Barry Trotz said. "He's a young guy who's thinking about a lot of things. I just talked to him about just worrying...
Nov 23 2:31PM Read More
Dmitry Orlov - D
Dmitry Orlov was the magic man on his first goal of the season. If you haven't seen yet, click on the link and then the blue dot beside his name in the scoring summary. It was the blueliner's first goal in almost two years as he missed...
Nov 22 10:02AM Read More
Nate Schmidt - D
Defenseman Nate Schmidt scored his first goal of the season on Saturday. Schmidt now has two points this season. While it's good that he scored, he has not fantasy value.
Nov 22 9:59AM Read More
Evgeny Kuznetsov - C
Evgeny Kuznetsov registered three points in the Capitals’ 7-3 rout of the Avalanche on... Only four Capitals were held off the scoresheet. Kuznetsov got a goal and two helpers, in addition to two penalty minutes. With seven goals and 21 points, the Capitals have...
Nov 21 10:38PM Read More

Team Stats

Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
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Skater Stats
CEvgeny Kuznetsov2181624
LWAlex Ovechkin2011920
CNicklas Backstrom1881018
RWJustin Williams2161016
DJohn Carlson2141115
CMarcus Johansson213811
RWT.J. Oshie215611
LWJason Chimera215510
DMatt Niskanen212810
DDmitry Orlov21369
Goaltender Stats
Braden Holtby1710161.951340
Philipp Grubauer42432.70211
* = Rookie Player
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