Washington Capitals

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  • Goals For
    130 GF
  • Goals Against
    82 GA
  • Power Play %
    18.5 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    86.5 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    373 PIM
  • Backstrom earns top weekly award for having a hand in half of Caps' offensive output
    Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic6 hours ago

    Backstrom earns top weekly award for having a hand in half of Caps' offensive output

    Alex Ovechkin's two-goal performance against the Penguins on Wednesday night  his 1,000th and 1,001st points  made headlines, but it was Nicklas Backstrom who garnered the awards. Backstrom began the week having just eclipsed the 500 career assists plateau, and the 29-year-old Swede showed no signs

  • Power Rankings: Capitals gain top spot
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    Power Rankings: Capitals gain top spot

    It has been the season of the streak. Welcome to the club, Washington Capitals -- and, by extension, to the top of the Power Rankings. The Toronto Maple Leafs and Minnesota Wild have also continued to impress, while the Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes continue to set the bar for futility. Sorry

  • Top 250 fantasy hockey rankings
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    Top 250 fantasy hockey rankings

    Sean Allen Special to ESPN.com Sean Allen is a fantasy analyst for ESPN.com. He was the 2008 and 2009 Fantasy Sports Writers Association Hockey Writer of the Year. You can tweet him @seanard. Follow on Twitter Oftentimes, the hierarchy is a little more obvious when a defenseman is hurt as opposed to