Everyday is a good day for a Friday Six-Pack of Questions. Chuck Gormley answers if the Caps might add another gritty player, among other Twitter questions.
News and notes as the Capitals reflect on Friday night’s 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
John Carlson added two assists in his 400th consecutive game played, a 4-2 win for the Capitals over the Lightning.

Team talk


Today's Poll

Who will be the most valuable Capital this season?
Alexander Ovechkin
Nicklas Backstrom
Braden Holtby
T.J. Oshie
Someone else

11/11B. OrpikLower-body injury (day-to-day)
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11/25vs. WpgW 5-3
11/23vs. EdmW 1-0
11/21vs. ColW 7-3
11/19vs. DalL 2-3
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11/13vs. CgyL 2-3
11/12PhiW 5-2
11/10DetL 0-1
11/7vs. TorW 3-2
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Capitals - Team News
T.J. Oshie - W
T.J. Oshie scored for the first time in seven games Friday. Oshie had a goal on the power play as the Capitals defeated Tampa Bay 4-2. The forward was acquired from St. Louis in the off-season for Troy Brouwer, Pheonix Copley and a...
Nov 28 10:22AM Read More
John Carlson - D
John Carlson played in his 400th consecutive game on Friday. That is the second longest current streak among defensemen as Keith Yandle is at 490 games. Carlson is having a great season as he picked up two assists Friday and now has...
Nov 28 10:16AM Read More
Braden Holtby - G
Braden Holtby turned aside 32 of 34 shots in a 4-2 victory on Friday. Holtby has now won six straight contests, bringing his record up to 14-4-0. He was less than 10 minutes from a shutout, but ended up conceding two goals in the second half...
Nov 27 7:58PM Read More
Jason Chimera - W
Jason Chimera had a goal and an assist in a 4-2 victory versus Tampa Bay. Alex Ovechkin, Marcus Johansson, and T.J. Oshie each netted a goal for the Capitals. Evgeny Kuznetsov and John Carlson both assisted on two of the four markers.
Nov 27 7:53PM Read More
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

Team Stats

Washington Capitals Regular Season Stats
View All Players  |  Last updated Nov. 28, 1:18 A.M. ET
Skater Stats
CEvgeny Kuznetsov2281826
LWAlex Ovechkin2112921
CNicklas Backstrom1981119
DJohn Carlson2241317
RWJustin Williams2261016
LWJason Chimera226612
CMarcus Johansson224812
RWT.J. Oshie226612
DMatt Niskanen222911
DDmitry Orlov22369
Goaltender Stats
Braden Holtby1810761.951440
Philipp Grubauer42432.70211
* = Rookie Player
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