Team Facts

2017-2018 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Pheonix Copley (G) 27 1992 North Pole, AK, USA 6'4" 201 L
#31 Philipp Grubauer (G) 28 1991 Rosenheim, GER 6'1" 192 L
#70 Braden Holtby (G) 30 1989 Lloydminster, SK, CAN 6'2" 212 L
DEFENSEMEN
#22 Madison Bowey (D) 24 1995 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'1" 194 R
#74 John Carlson (D) 29 1990 Natick, MA, USA 6'3" 216 R
#4
Taylor Chorney (D) 32 1987 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#29 Christian Djoos (D) 25 1994 Göteborg, SWE 5'11" 168 L
#28 Jakub Jerabek (D) 28 1991 Plzen, CZE 5'11" 194 L
#6 Michal Kempný (D) 29 1990 Hodonin, CZE 6'0" 194 L
#55 Aaron Ness (D) 29 1990 Bemidji, MN, USA 5'10" 183 L
#2 Matt Niskanen (D) 32 1986 Virginia, MN, USA 6'0" 201 R
#9 Dmitri Orlov (D) 28 1991 Novokuznetsk, RUS 5'11" 212 L
#44 Brooks Orpik (D)   “A” 39 1980 San Francisco, CA, USA 6'2" 220 L
FORWARDS
#83 Jay Beagle (C) 34 1985 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'3" 209 R
#72 Travis Boyd (C) 26 1993 Edina, MN, USA 5'11" 192 R
#65 André Burakovsky (LW/RW) 24 1995 Klagenfurt, AUT 6'2" 198 L
#19 Nicklas Bäckström (C)   “A” 32 1987 Valbo, SWE 6'0" 214 L
#39 Alex Chiasson (RW/LW) 29 1990 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'4" 207 R
#10 Brett Connolly (RW/LW) 27 1992 Campbell River, BC, CAN 6'3" 194 R
#20 Lars Eller (C) 30 1989 Rødovre, DEN 6'1" 207 L
#63 Shane Gersich (C/LW) 23 1996 Chaska, MN, USA 5'11" 174 L
#91 Tyler Graovac (C) 26 1993 Brampton, ON, CAN 6'5" 207 L
#92 Yevgeni Kuznetsov (C) 27 1992 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'1" 205 L
#87 Liam O'Brien (C/LW) 25 1994 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#77 T.J. Oshie (RW) 32 1986 Mt. Vernon, WA, USA 5'11" 190 R
#8 Alexander Ovechkin (LW)   “C” 34 1985 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 236 R
#14 Anthony Peluso (RW) 30 1989 North York, ON, CAN 6'3" 225 R
#25 Devante Smith-Pelly (RW) 27 1992 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'0" 214 R
#18 Chandler Stephenson (C/LW) 25 1994 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'11" 190 L
#13 Jakub Vrána (LW/RW) 23 1996 Praha, CZE 6'0" 196 L
#79
Nathan Walker (LW) 25 1994 Cardiff, GBR 5'8" 185 L
#43 Tom Wilson (RW) 25 1994 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'4" 216 R
Position: G:3 D:10 F:15 | Av Age: 27.57 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 201 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Capital One Arena
  • Location Washington, DC, USA
  • Capacity 18 506
  • Construction Year 1997
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/03/2019
12/03/2019 Confirmed Leaving Chandler Stephenson (F) Leaving for Vegas Golden Knights
12/02/2019
12/02/2019 Up/Down Leaving Beck Malenstyn (F) Leaving for Hershey Bears
12/02/2019 Up/Down Leaving Christian Djoos (D) Leaving for Hershey Bears
11/24/2019
11/24/2019 Up/Down Leaving Mike Sgarbossa (F) Leaving for Hershey Bears
11/22/2019
11/22/2019 Up/Down Leaving Tyler Lewington (D) Leaving for Hershey Bears
11/22/2019 Up/Down Joining Christian Djoos (D) Joining from Hershey Bears
11/20/2019
11/20/2019 Up/Down Joining Beck Malenstyn (F) Joining from Hershey Bears
11/20/2019 Up/Down Joining Mike Sgarbossa (F) Joining from Hershey Bears
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1989-1990 NHL 80 36 6 38 - - 284 275 78 13 Conference Final loss
1990-1991 NHL 80 37 7 36 - - 258 258 81 9 Conference SF loss
1991-1992 NHL 80 45 8 27 - - 330 275 98 2 Conference QF loss
1992-1993 NHL 84 43 7 34 - - 325 286 93 10 Conference QF loss
1993-1994 NHL 84 39 10 35 - - 277 263 88 12 Conference SF loss
1994-1995 NHL 48 22 8 18 - - 136 120 52 10 Conference QF loss
1995-1996 NHL 82 39 11 32 - - 234 204 89 10 Conference QF loss
1996-1997 NHL 82 33 9 40 - - 214 231 75 18 Did not make playoffs
1997-1998 NHL 82 40 12 30 - - 219 202 92 8 Final loss
1998-1999 NHL 82 31 6 45 - - 200 218 68 23 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 NHL 82 44 12 24 - 2 227 194 102 5 Conference QF loss
2000-2001 NHL 82 41 10 27 - 4 233 211 96 10 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 NHL 82 36 11 33 - 2 228 240 85 19 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 NHL 82 39 8 29 - 6 224 220 92 13 Conference QF loss
2003-2004 NHL 82 23 10 46 - 3 186 253 59 28 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 NHL 82 29 - 41 - 12 237 306 70 27 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 NHL 82 28 - 40 - 14 235 286 70 27 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 NHL 82 43 - 31 - 8 242 231 94 12 Conference QF loss
2008-2009 NHL 82 50 - 24 - 8 272 245 108 4 Conference SF loss
2009-2010 NHL 82 54 - 15 - 13 318 233 121 1 Conference QF loss
2010-2011 NHL 82 48 - 23 - 11 224 197 107 2 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 NHL 82 42 - 32 - 8 222 230 92 15 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 NHL 48 27 - 18 - 3 149 130 57 3 Conference QF loss
2013-2014 NHL 82 38 - 30 - 14 235 240 90 5 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 NHL 82 45 - 26 - 11 242 203 101 2 Conference SF loss
2015-2016 NHL 82 56 - 18 - 8 252 193 120 1 Conference SF loss
2016-2017 NHL 82 55 - 19 - 8 263 182 118 1 Conference SF loss
2017-2018 NHL 82 49 - 26 - 7 259 239 105 1 Champion
2018-2019 NHL 82 48 - 34 9 8 278 249 104 1 Conference QF loss
2019-2020 NHL 30 21 - 9 7 5 112 86 47 1 -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Dmitrij Jaskin (F) 2019-2020 Dynamo Moskva KHL 34 14 20 34 22
2. Petr Sykora (F) 2019-2020 HC Vrchlabi Czech3 19 17 13 30 0
3. Alexander Syomin (F) 2019-2020 Vityaz Podolsk KHL 28 11 13 24 28
4. Nicolas Deschamps (F) 2019-2020 Rouen France 23 4 19 23 8
5. Nathan Walker (F) 2019-2020 San Antonio Rampage AHL 20 12 10 22 11
6. André Burakovsky (F) 2019-2020 Colorado Avalanche NHL 24 11 10 21 8
7. Chris Brown (F) 2019-2020 Nürnberg Ice Tigers DEL 22 7 14 21 24
8. Peter LeBlanc (F) 2019-2020 ESC Moskitos Essen Germany3 18 6 15 21 2
9. Daniel Winnik (F) 2019-2020 Genève-Servette HC NLA 26 11 9 20 6
10. Kevin Shattenkirk (D) 2019-2020 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 25 5 15 20 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 1114 678 564 1242
2. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 918 235 656 891
3. Peter Bondra (F) 961 472 353 825
4. Mike Gartner (F) 758 397 392 789
5. Michal Pivonka (F) 825 181 418 599
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 1114 678 564 1242
2. Peter Bondra (F) 961 472 353 825
3. Mike Gartner (F) 758 397 392 789
4. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 918 235 656 891
5. Mike Ridley (F) 588 218 329 547
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 918 235 656 891
2. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 1114 678 564 1242
3. Michal Pivonka (F) 825 181 418 599
4. Mike Gartner (F) 758 397 392 789
5. Dale Hunter (F) 872 181 375 556
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Dale Hunter (F) 872 181 556 2003
2. Scott Stevens (D) 601 98 429 1628
3. Craig Berube (F) 419 26 64 1220
4. Alan May (F) 345 27 69 1189
5. Brendan Witt (D) 626 20 83 1035
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 1114 678 564 1242
2. Calle Johansson (D) 984 113 361 474
3. Peter Bondra (F) 961 472 353 825
4. Kelly Miller (F) 940 162 246 408
5. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 918 235 656 891
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dennis Maruk (F) 343 182 431 1.257
2. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 1114 678 1242 1.115
3. Jaromír Jágr (F) 190 83 201 1.058
4. Mike Gartner (F) 758 397 789 1.041
5. Mike Ribeiro (F) 48 13 49 1.021
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dennis Maruk (F) 1981-1982 NHL 80 60 76 136 1.70 128
2. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2007-2008 NHL 82 65 47 112 1.37 40
3. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2008-2009 NHL 79 56 54 110 1.39 72
4. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2009-2010 NHL 72 50 59 109 1.51 89
5. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2005-2006 NHL 81 52 54 106 1.31 52
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2007-2008 NHL 82 65 47 112 1.37 40
2. Dennis Maruk (F) 1981-1982 NHL 80 60 76 136 1.70 128
3. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2008-2009 NHL 79 56 54 110 1.39 72
4. Bobby Carpenter (F) 1984-1985 NHL 80 53 42 95 1.19 87
5. Alexander Ovechkin (F) 2014-2015 NHL 81 53 28 81 1.00 58
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dennis Maruk (F) 1981-1982 NHL 80 60 76 136 1.70 128
2. Adam Oates (F) 2000-2001 NHL 81 13 69 82 1.01 28
3. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 2009-2010 NHL 82 33 68 101 1.23 50
4. Nicklas Bäckström (F) 2008-2009 NHL 82 22 66 88 1.07 46
5. Michal Pivonka (F) 1995-1996 NHL 73 16 65 81 1.11 36
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alan May (F) 1989-1990 NHL 77 7 10 17 0.22 339
2. Craig Berube (F) 1993-1994 NHL 84 7 7 14 0.17 305
3. Neil Sheehy (D) 1989-1990 NHL 59 1 5 6 0.10 291
4. Scott Stevens (D) 1986-1987 NHL 77 10 51 61 0.79 283
5. Randy Holt (D) 1982-1983 NHL 70 0 8 8 0.11 275
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 204 lbs 28.00
2018-2019 6'1" 203 lbs 28.07
2017-2018 6'1" 201 lbs 27.57
2016-2017 6'1" 205 lbs 28.08
2015-2016 6'1" 204 lbs 27.96
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Recent NHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2019
1 #25 Connor McMichael (C) 01/15/2001 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'0" 174 lbs
2 #56 Brett Leason (RW) 04/30/1999 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'4" 201 lbs
3 #91 Alexei Protas (C) 01/06/2001 Vitebsk, BLR 6'5" 209 lbs
5 #153 Hugo Has (D) 02/02/2001 Praha, CZE 6'4" 187 lbs
2018
1 #31 Alexander Alexeyev (D) 11/15/1999 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'4" 201 lbs
2 #46 Martin Fehérváry (D) 10/06/1999 Bratislava, SVK 6'2" 194 lbs
2 #47 Kody Clark (RW) 10/13/1999 King City, ON, CAN 6'2" 185 lbs
3 #93 Riley Sutter (RW) 10/25/1999 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'3" 209 lbs
4 #124 Mitchell Gibson (G) 06/25/1999 Phoenixville, PA, USA 6'1" 187 lbs
6 #161 Alex Kannok-Leipert (D) 07/20/2000 Regina, SK, CAN 6'0" 194 lbs
7 #217 Eric Florchuk (C/LW) 01/10/2000 Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CAN 6'2" 179 lbs
2017
4 #120 Tobias Geisser (D) 02/13/1999 Stans, SUI 6'4" 201 lbs
5 #151 Sebastian Walfridsson (D) 03/19/1999 Ingarö, SWE 6'0" 203 lbs
6 #182 Benton Maass (D) 11/25/1998 Elk River, MN, USA 6'2" 194 lbs
7 #213 Kristian Røykås Marthinsen (LW) 08/28/1999 Lørenskog, NOR 6'0" 192 lbs
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