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GM Brian MacLellan
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10/20/2017 - 11:34pm
Kuznetsov recorded a power-play assist -- his 11th of the season -- during Friday's 4-3 overtime win against Detroit. He still hasn't scored a goal this season.
10/20/2017 - 11:05pm
Holtby saved 34 of 37 shots during Friday's 4-3 overtime win against Detroit.
10/20/2017 - 10:39pm
Ovechkin scored the game-winning goal in overtime and recorded seven shots during Friday's 4-3 win against Detroit.
10/20/2017 - 10:28pm
Burakovsky recorded a goal, a power-play assist and three shots during Friday's 4-3 overtime win against Detroit.
10/20/2017 - 3:48pm
Eller (illness) will return to the lineup for Friday's game against the Red Wings.
Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division Standings
GP W L OT PTS ROW GF GA
1 New Jersey Devils 8 6 2 0 12 5 31 24
2 Pittsburgh Penguins 8 5 2 1 11 5 29 32
3 Columbus Blue Jackets 7 5 2 0 10 5 21 15
4 Washington Capitals 8 4 3 1 9 3 27 27
5 Philadelphia Flyers 7 4 3 0 8 4 26 17
6 Carolina Hurricanes 5 3 1 1 7 2 14 12
7 New York Islanders 7 3 3 1 7 2 19 21
8 New York Rangers 8 1 5 2 4 1 20 30

Washington Capitals Team Leaders

Goals
Alex
Ovechkin
10
T.J. Oshie 6
Nicklas Backstrom 3
Jakub Vrana 2
Andre Burakovsky 1
Assists
Evgeny
Kuznetsov
12
Nicklas Backstrom 9
John Carlson 5
Andre Burakovsky 3
T.J. Oshie 3
Points
Nicklas
Backstrom
12
Evgeny Kuznetsov 12
Alex Ovechkin 11
T.J. Oshie 9
John Carlson 5
Wins
Braden
Holtby
3
Plus/minus
Jakub
Vrana
3
Taylor Chorney 3
Aaron Ness 2
Matt Niskanen 1
Nicklas Backstrom 1
Pen. minutes
Andre
Burakovsky
17
Tom Wilson 15
John Carlson 10
Aaron Ness 8
Matt Niskanen 8
Recent Capitals Moves
Oct 20, 2017
Lars Eller (C) Missed 1 game (illness).
Oct 19, 2017
Tyler Graovac (LW) Upper body injury, sidelined indefinitely.
Oct 17, 2017
Lars Eller (C) Illness, day-to-day.
Oct 14, 2017
Matt Niskanen (D) Upper body injury, injured reserve.
Madison Bowey (D) Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).