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02/20/2017 - 2:49pm
Kuznetsov recorded a power-play assist in Sunday's 2-1 loss to the Rangers.
02/20/2017 - 2:47pm
Eller had a power-play assist in Sunday's 2-1 loss to the Rangers.
02/20/2017 - 2:43pm
Ovechkin had a power-play goal in Sunday's 2-1 loss to the Rangers.
02/19/2017 - 6:14pm
Vrana was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Sunday.
02/19/2017 - 6:09pm
Grubauer stopped 28 of the 30 shots the Rangers sent his way Sunday afternoon, but he got stuck with a 2-1 loss.
Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division Standings
GP W L OT PTS ROW GF GA
1 Washington Capitals 58 39 12 7 85 38 195 126
2 Pittsburgh Penguins 58 36 14 8 80 34 204 165
3 Columbus Blue Jackets 58 37 16 5 79 35 187 143
4 New York Rangers 58 38 19 1 77 36 196 152
5 New York Islanders 58 27 21 10 64 26 174 174
6 Philadelphia Flyers 59 28 24 7 63 23 154 179
7 New Jersey Devils 59 25 24 10 60 22 138 170
8 Carolina Hurricanes 55 24 23 8 56 22 141 162

Washington Capitals Team Leaders

Goals
Alex
Ovechkin
27
T.J. Oshie 23
Marcus Johansson 19
Justin Williams 18
Nicklas Backstrom 17
Assists
Nicklas
Backstrom
44
Evgeny Kuznetsov 33
Matt Niskanen 28
Alex Ovechkin 25
Dmitry Orlov 22
Points
Nicklas
Backstrom
61
Alex Ovechkin 52
Evgeny Kuznetsov 45
T.J. Oshie 41
Marcus Johansson 40
Wins
Braden
Holtby
29
Philipp Grubauer 10
Plus/minus
Brooks
Orpik
32
Dmitry Orlov 27
T.J. Oshie 24
Karl Alzner 23
Matt Niskanen 20
Pen. minutes
Tom
Wilson
63
Alex Ovechkin 38
Justin Williams 36
Evgeny Kuznetsov 34
Brooks Orpik 34
Recent Capitals Moves
Feb 20, 2017
Joe Cannata (G) Re-assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Feb 19, 2017
Jakub Vrana (LW) Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Feb 17, 2017
Jakub Vrana (LW) Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Zach Sanford (W) Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Feb 15, 2017
Tom Gilbert (D) Acquired from the Los Angeles Kings.
Tom Gilbert (D) Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Feb 14, 2017
Joe Cannata (G) Re-assigned to the South Carolina Stingrays (ECHL).