Indianapolis Star
National Hockey League
TEAMS
Washington Capitals
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Division Standings
East W/L
Washington 3-0-1-2
Pittsburgh 4-2-0-0
New Jersey 3-1-0-1
Boston 3-1-1-0
Philadelphia 3-2-0-1
NY Islanders 3-2-0-0
Buffalo 2-3-0-1
NY Rangers 1-3-0-1
Team Leaders
Points N. Backstrom 7
+/- B. Dillon 6
Shots N. Backstrom 17
Penalty Mins B. Dillon 9
Wins V. Vanecek 2
GAA V. Vanecek 2.87
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals 3.5 6
Shots 26.8 25
Power Play 33.3 8
Faceoff % 45.0 28
Penalty Mins 53 11
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals Against 3.2 20
Shots Against 31.5 20
Penalty Kill 73.9 22
Shutouts 0 30
Penalty Mins 31 27
Lineup - Last Game
Pos Player Min
C Nicklas Backstrom 22:16
C Lars Eller 18:15
C Connor McMichael 9:54
C Nic Dowd 17:18
C Brian Pinho 8:11
RW Daniel Sprong 9:27
RW Richard Panik 11:50
RW Garnet Hathaway 14:09
RW T.J. Oshie 22:03
LW Jakub Vrana 18:50
LW Carl Hagelin 20:18
LW Conor Sheary 10:11
Pos Player Min
D Justin Schultz 24:39
D Zdeno Chara 22:37
D Jonas Siegenthaler 15:14
D Brenden Dillon 18:50
D Trevor van Riemsdyk 14:14
D John Carlson 28:52
G Craig Anderson 0:00
G Vitek Vanecek 65:00
Injuries
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tom Wilson RW Ques Tues - Lower Body - 1/24/21 Wilson was held out of the last game with a lower-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will suit up Tuesday against the Islanders.
Alex Ovechkin LW Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Ovechkin has been placed on the NHL's COVID protocol list, and there is no timetable for return.
Evgeny Kuznetsov C Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Kuznetov has been designated for the COVID-19 protocol list, and it is uncertain when he will return to action.
Dmitry Orlov D Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Orlov will miss an undetermined length of time while on the COVID-19 protocol list.
Ilya Samsonov G Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Orlov is on the COVID-19 protocol list, and it is unknown how long he will be out of action.
Beck Malenstyn LW Early July - Achilles - 1/13/21 Malenstyn is expected to be sidelined for six to eight months and has been added to the injured reserve list after surgery to repair an Achilles tear.
Henrik Lundqvist G Out for season - Heart - 1/13/21 Lundqvist has been designated for the injured reserve and will not be available for the entire season after recovering from open heart surgery.
Michal Kempny D Early May - Achilles - 1/4/21 Kempny has been placed on the injured reserve list after undergoing offseason surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon, and he is expected to miss six to eight months.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
1/26/21 NYI L 0-4 8/20/20
1/28/21 NYI L 0-4 8/20/20
1/30/21 BOS W 2-1 8/9/20
2/1/21 BOS W 2-1 8/9/20
2/4/21 @NYR L 5-6 (OT) 3/5/20
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
1/24/21 BUF L 3-4 (SO)
1/22/21 BUF W 4-3 (SO)
1/19/21 @PIT L 4-5 (OT)
1/17/21 @PIT L 3-4 (SO)
1/15/21 @BUF W 2-1
1/14/21 @BUF W 6-4
8/20/20 NYI L 0-4
8/18/20 @NYI W 3-2
8/16/20 @NYI L 1-2 (OT)
8/14/20 NYI L 2-5