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Head Coach Barry Trotz
GM Brian MacLellan
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06/17/2018 - 6:41pm
Samsonov is expected to get a heavy workload with AHL Hershey, JJ Reagan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
06/17/2018 - 6:03pm
Copley could be in line for a full-time NHL role with the Capitals in 2018-19, JJ Reagan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
06/15/2018 - 10:48am
Grubauer has been placed on the trading block by the Capitals, The Washington Post reports.
06/14/2018 - 11:19pm
Orpik told Capitals beat writer Tarik El-Bashir that his pinkie finger "kinda fell off" following a slash during the Game 2 win over the Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Finals. The defenseman also suffered an unrelated hand injury earlier in the playoffs that might require surgery.
06/13/2018 - 5:04pm
Kempny, a pending unrestricted free agent, has already met with Capitals GM Brian MacLellan to discuss a new contract, Tarik El-Bashir of NBC Sports Washington reports, adding that there's mutual interest in the two sides reaching a new deal.
Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division Standings
GP W L OT PTS ROW GF GA
1 Washington Capitals 82 49 26 7 105 46 259 239
2 Pittsburgh Penguins 82 47 29 6 100 45 272 250
3 Philadelphia Flyers 82 42 26 14 98 40 251 243
4 Columbus Blue Jackets 82 45 30 7 97 39 242 230
5 New Jersey Devils 82 44 29 9 97 39 248 244
6 Carolina Hurricanes 82 36 35 11 83 33 228 256
7 New York Islanders 82 35 37 10 80 32 264 296
8 New York Rangers 82 34 39 9 77 31 231 268

Washington Capitals Team Leaders

Goals
Alex
Ovechkin
49
Evgeny Kuznetsov 27
Nicklas Backstrom 21
Lars Eller 18
T.J. Oshie 18
Assists
Evgeny
Kuznetsov
56
John Carlson 53
Nicklas Backstrom 50
Alex Ovechkin 38
T.J. Oshie 29
Points
Alex
Ovechkin
87
Evgeny Kuznetsov 83
Nicklas Backstrom 71
John Carlson 68
T.J. Oshie 47
Wins
Braden
Holtby
34
Philipp Grubauer 15
Plus/minus
Matt
Niskanen
24
Michal Kempny 14
Chandler Stephenson 13
Christian Djoos 13
Tom Wilson 10
Pen. minutes
Tom
Wilson
187
Brooks Orpik 68
Evgeny Kuznetsov 48
Nicklas Backstrom 46
Devante Smith-Pelly 38
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