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National Hockey League
TEAMS
Washington Capitals
LAST GAME
Minnesota at Washington - Thursday, March 5, 2015
Final 1 2 3 T
MIN 0 0 2 2
WAS 1 0 0 1
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
Metropolitan W/L
NY Islanders 42-21-1-2
NY Rangers 39-17-2-5
Pittsburgh 36-18-4-5
Washington 35-21-6-4
Philadelphia 28-25-5-7
New Jersey 27-27-4-6
Columbus 26-33-2-2
Carolina 24-31-2-5
Team Leaders
Points N. Backstrom 67
+/- K. Alzner 14
Shots A. Ovechkin 320
Penalty Mins T. Wilson 145
Wins B. Holtby 31
GAA B. Holtby 2.17
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals 2.9 6
Shots 29.6 19
Power Play 24.2 2
Faceoff % 51.3 12
Penalty Mins 702 6
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
Goals Against 2.4 5
Shots Against 28.9 11
Penalty Kill 81.3 15
Shutouts 7 8
Penalty Mins 735 5
Lineup - Last Game
Pos Player Min
C Nicklas Backstrom 18:23
C Brooks Laich 14:03
C Marcus Johansson 17:51
C Evgeny Kuznetsov 12:45
RW Eric Fehr 14:08
RW Troy Brouwer 15:53
RW Joel Ward 13:13
RW Tom Wilson 11:27
RW Jay Beagle 16:45
LW Curtis Glencross 14:02
LW Jason Chimera 13:02
LW Andre Burakovsky 16:49
Pos Player Min
D Matt Niskanen 23:05
D Tim Gleason 16:06
D Karl Alzner 19:32
D Brooks Orpik 20:50
D Mike Green 18:34
D John Carlson 21:53
G Justin Peters 0:00
G Braden Holtby 58:26
Injuries
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Michael Latta C Ques Sat - Upper Body - 3/5/15 Latta is questionable to play Saturday against the Sabres after missing the last game due to an upper-body injury.
Alex Ovechkin RW Ques Sat - Lower Body - 3/5/15 Ovechkin missed Thursday's game due to a lower-body injury and is questionable Saturday against the Sabres.
John Erskine D I-R - Upper Body - 10/24/14 Erskine underwent neck surgery and has been placed on injured reserve. He will miss three-to-six months.
Dmitry Orlov D I-R - Wrist - 10/8/14 Orlov has been placed on long-term injured reserve while recovering from a broken wrist.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
3/7/15 BUF L 1-2 11/22/14
3/11/15 NYR L 2-4 12/23/14
3/13/15 DAL L 4-5 1/17/15
3/15/15 BOS W 4-0 10/11/14
3/16/15 @BUF L 1-2 11/22/14
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
3/5/15 MIN L 1-2
3/3/15 @CLB W 5-3
3/1/15 TOR W 4-0
2/27/15 @CAR L 0-3
2/25/15 PIT L 3-4
2/22/15 @PHI L 2-3
2/21/15 NYI W 3-2 (SO)
2/19/15 WIN W 5-1
2/17/15 @PIT W 3-1
2/15/15 @ANA W 5-3