Washington
Capitals
Stadium Capital One Arena
48-26-8 Overall | 19-7-2 METROPOLITAN 1st
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Capitals278249 0%
Schedule
Regular season
Wed  10/2
@
Blues
8:00pm
Fri  10/4
@
Islanders
7:00pm
Sat  10/5
vs
Hurricanes
7:00pm
Tue  10/8
vs
Stars
7:00pm
Thu  10/10
@
Predators
8:00pm
Sat  10/12
@
Stars
8:00pm
Mon  10/14
vs
Avalanche
5:00pm
Wed  10/16
vs
Maple Leafs
7:00pm
Fri  10/18
vs
Rangers
7:00pm
Sun  10/20
@
Blackhawks
7:00pm
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PLAYOFF FORECAST

They have a 57.7% chance of getting past the first round of the playoffs. They have a 34.4% chance of getting past round 2. Their chances of then winning the East is 15.7%. They have 9.1% chance of winning the championship.

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

Their 48 regular season wins exceeded expectations. It was +3.4 above what oddsmakers' money line projected. The season went better than expected. They exceeded expectations on the road. They went 24-17 on the road and were expected to win 20.3. Their 58.5% home win percentage was as expected (59.3%).

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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record is better than it should be. Since 10/3/2018 their average goal differential is +0.28 (includes playoff games) which ranks #9 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #4. This is a relatively better home team than a road team. They are the #5 ranked team in goal differential in home games, vs #12 in road games.

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG

Below is a betting recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Capitals in all of their games would be down -275 units. Against the puck line, they have lost -12 units risking 100 units on each pick (38-44 PL). The Capitals have turned a puck line profit on the road but have lost at home.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
19 Backstrom, Nicklas C6-121011/23/1987No College
72 Boyd, Travis RW5-1118509/14/1993No College
65 Burakovsky, Andre LW6-320102/09/1995No College
74 Carlson, John D6-321801/10/1990No College
10 Connolly, Brett RW6-319505/02/1992No College
1 Copley, Pheonix G6-420001/18/1992No College
29 Djoos, Christian D6-016908/06/1994No College
26 Dowd, Nic C6-219705/27/1990No College
20 Eller, Lars C6-220705/08/1989No College
93 Gudas, Radko D6-020406/05/1990No College
62 Hagelin, Carl LW5-1118608/23/1988No College
70 Holtby, Braden G6-221109/16/1989No College
23 Jaskin, Dmitrij LW6-221603/23/1993No College
3 Jensen, Nick D6-019409/21/1990No College
6 Kempny, Michal D6-019409/08/1990No College
92 Kuznetsov, Evgeny C6-220405/19/1992No College
9 Orlov, Dmitry D5-1121207/23/1991No College
44 Orpik, Brooks D6-321709/26/1980No College
77 Oshie, T.J. RW5-1119512/23/1986No College
8 Ovechkin, Alex LW6-323509/17/1985No College
34 Siegenthaler, Jonas D6-320605/06/1997No College
25 Smith-Pelly, Devante RW6-022306/14/1992No College
18 Stephenson, Chandler LW6-020304/22/1994No College
13 Vrana, Jakub LW6-019702/28/1996No College
43 Wilson, Tom RW6-421803/29/1994No College