2007-08 Washington Capitals Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 43-31-8 (SO: 4-4) - 94 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Southeast Division
Postseason: 3-4
Lost NHL conference quarter-finals
Conference Quarter-Finals - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 4-3
Coach: Glen Hanlon (6-14, 1 OTL)
Coach: Bruce Boudreau (37-17, 7 OTL)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
2007-08 Washington Capitals Statistics
2007-08 Washington Capitals Roster

The Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League ended the 2007-08 season with a record of 43 wins and 31 losses (and 8 overtime losses), with a 4-4 showing in shootouts for 94 points, finishing first in the NHL's Southeast Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-4.

The Capitals scored 242 goals and allowed 231. Alex Ovechkin netted 65 goals for Washington, and Nicklas Backstrom recorded 55 assists. Olaf Kolzig earned 25 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 2.91 goals against average, pacing qualifying goaltenders.

Glen Hanlon and Bruce Boudreau coached the team. The 2007-08 Washington Capitals lost in the NHL conference quarter-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 242
Regular Season Goals Against: 231

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 5, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Atlanta Thrashers 1 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
October 6, 2007 Carolina Hurricanes 0 at Washington Capitals 2 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0
October 8, 2007 Washington Capitals 2 at New York Islanders 1 W 1-0-0 2-0-0 3-0-0
October 12, 2007 Washington Capitals 1 at New York Rangers 3 L 1-0-0 2-1-0 3-1-0
October 13, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Buffalo Sabres 7 L 1-0-0 2-2-0 3-2-0
October 18, 2007 New York Islanders 5 at Washington Capitals 2 L 1-1-0 2-2-0 3-3-0
October 20, 2007 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 at Washington Capitals 1 L 1-2-0 2-2-0 3-4-0
October 24, 2007 Tampa Bay Lightning 3 at Washington Capitals 5 W 2-2-0 2-2-0 4-4-0
October 26, 2007 Vancouver Canucks 3 at Washington Capitals 2 L 2-3-0 2-2-0 4-5-0
October 27, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at St. Louis Blues 4 L 2-3-0 2-3-0 4-6-0
October 29, 2007 Washington Capitals 7 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 W 2-3-0 3-3-0 5-6-0
November 1, 2007 Washington Capitals 0 at New York Rangers 2 L 2-3-0 3-4-0 5-7-0
November 2, 2007 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Washington Capitals 2 L 2-4-0 3-4-0 5-8-0
November 5, 2007 Washington Capitals 0 at Carolina Hurricanes 5 L 2-4-0 3-5-0 5-9-0
November 6, 2007 Washington Capitals 1 at Atlanta Thrashers 2 L 2-4-0 3-5-1 5-9-1 OT
November 8, 2007 Washington Capitals 4 at Ottawa Senators 1 W 2-4-0 4-5-1 6-9-1
November 10, 2007 Tampa Bay Lightning 5 at Washington Capitals 2 L 2-5-0 4-5-1 6-10-1
November 15, 2007 Washington Capitals 1 at Florida Panthers 2 L 2-5-0 4-6-1 6-11-1
November 16, 2007 Washington Capitals 2 at Tampa Bay Lightning 5 L 2-5-0 4-7-1 6-12-1
November 19, 2007 Florida Panthers 4 at Washington Capitals 3 L 2-6-0 4-7-1 6-13-1
November 21, 2007 Atlanta Thrashers 5 at Washington Capitals 1 L 2-7-0 4-7-1 6-14-1
November 23, 2007 Washington Capitals 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 2-7-0 5-7-1 7-14-1 OT
November 24, 2007 Carolina Hurricanes 2 at Washington Capitals 5 W 3-7-0 5-7-1 8-14-1
November 26, 2007 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Washington Capitals 1 L 3-8-0 5-7-1 8-15-1
November 28, 2007 Florida Panthers 2 at Washington Capitals 1 L 3-8-1 5-7-1 8-15-2 SO
November 30, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Carolina Hurricanes 4 L 3-8-1 5-8-1 8-16-2
December 1, 2007 Washington Capitals 2 at Florida Panthers 1 W 3-8-1 6-8-1 9-16-2
December 7, 2007 Washington Capitals 2 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 3-8-1 6-9-1 9-17-2
December 8, 2007 Atlanta Thrashers 3 at Washington Capitals 6 W 4-8-1 6-9-1 10-17-2
December 10, 2007 New Jersey Devils 2 at Washington Capitals 3 W 5-8-1 6-9-1 11-17-2
December 12, 2007 New York Rangers 4 at Washington Capitals 5 W 6-8-1 6-9-1 12-17-2 OT
December 14, 2007 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Washington Capitals 3 L 6-9-1 6-9-1 12-18-2
December 15, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Tampa Bay Lightning 2 W 6-9-1 7-9-1 13-18-2
December 17, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Detroit Red Wings 4 L 6-9-1 7-9-2 13-18-3 SO
December 20, 2007 Montreal Canadiens 5 at Washington Capitals 2 L 6-10-1 7-9-2 13-19-3
December 22, 2007 Washington Capitals 2 at New York Islanders 3 L 6-10-1 7-9-3 13-19-4 OT
December 26, 2007 Tampa Bay Lightning 2 at Washington Capitals 3 W 7-10-1 7-9-3 14-19-4
December 27, 2007 Washington Capitals 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 L 7-10-1 7-9-4 14-19-5 OT
December 29, 2007 Washington Capitals 8 at Ottawa Senators 6 W 7-10-1 8-9-4 15-19-5
January 1, 2008 Ottawa Senators 3 at Washington Capitals 6 W 8-10-1 8-9-4 16-19-5
January 3, 2008 Washington Capitals 0 at Boston Bruins 2 L 8-10-1 8-10-4 16-20-5
January 5, 2008 Washington Capitals 5 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 8-10-1 9-10-4 17-20-5 OT
January 9, 2008 Colorado Avalanche 1 at Washington Capitals 2 W 9-10-1 9-10-4 18-20-5
January 13, 2008 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Washington Capitals 4 L 9-11-1 9-10-4 18-21-5
January 15, 2008 Ottawa Senators 2 at Washington Capitals 4 W 10-11-1 9-10-4 19-21-5
January 17, 2008 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Washington Capitals 5 W 11-11-1 9-10-4 20-21-5 SO
January 19, 2008 Florida Panthers 3 at Washington Capitals 5 W 12-11-1 9-10-4 21-21-5
January 21, 2008 Washington Capitals 6 at Pittsburgh Penguins 5 W 12-11-1 10-10-4 22-21-5 SO
January 23, 2008 Washington Capitals 2 at Toronto Maple Leafs 3 L 12-11-1 10-11-4 22-22-5
January 24, 2008 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Washington Capitals 2 W 13-11-1 10-11-4 23-22-5
January 29, 2008 Washington Capitals 0 at Montreal Canadiens 4 L 13-11-1 10-12-4 23-23-5
January 31, 2008 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Washington Capitals 5 W 14-11-1 10-12-4 24-23-5 OT
February 2, 2008 Atlanta Thrashers 2 at Washington Capitals 0 L 14-12-1 10-12-4 24-24-5
February 5, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at Columbus Blue Jackets 3 W 14-12-1 11-12-4 25-24-5 OT
February 6, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 14-12-1 12-12-4 26-24-5
February 8, 2008 Carolina Hurricanes 2 at Washington Capitals 1 L 14-13-1 12-12-4 26-25-5
February 10, 2008 New York Rangers 2 at Washington Capitals 3 W 15-13-1 12-12-4 27-25-5 OT
February 13, 2008 Washington Capitals 2 at Atlanta Thrashers 3 L 15-13-1 12-12-5 27-25-6 SO
February 15, 2008 Washington Capitals 2 at Florida Panthers 4 L 15-13-1 12-13-5 27-26-6
February 16, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Tampa Bay Lightning 2 W 15-13-1 13-13-5 28-26-6
February 20, 2008 New York Islanders 3 at Washington Capitals 2 L 15-13-2 13-13-5 28-26-7 SO
February 23, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Carolina Hurricanes 6 L 15-13-2 13-14-5 28-27-7
February 24, 2008 New Jersey Devils 2 at Washington Capitals 1 L 15-13-3 13-14-5 28-27-8 OT
February 26, 2008 Minnesota Wild 1 at Washington Capitals 4 W 16-13-3 13-14-5 29-27-8
February 29, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at New Jersey Devils 0 W 16-13-3 14-14-5 30-27-8
March 1, 2008 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Washington Capitals 2 L 16-14-3 14-14-5 30-28-8
March 3, 2008 Boston Bruins 2 at Washington Capitals 10 W 17-14-3 14-14-5 31-28-8
March 5, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Buffalo Sabres 1 W 17-14-3 15-14-5 32-28-8
March 8, 2008 Washington Capitals 1 at Boston Bruins 2 L 17-14-3 15-15-5 32-29-8
March 9, 2008 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 at Washington Capitals 2 L 17-15-3 15-15-5 32-30-8
March 12, 2008 Calgary Flames 2 at Washington Capitals 3 W 18-15-3 15-15-5 33-30-8
March 14, 2008 Atlanta Thrashers 1 at Washington Capitals 4 W 19-15-3 15-15-5 34-30-8
March 16, 2008 Boston Bruins 1 at Washington Capitals 2 W 20-15-3 15-15-5 35-30-8 SO
March 18, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at Nashville Predators 2 W 20-15-3 16-15-5 36-30-8
March 19, 2008 Washington Capitals 0 at Chicago Blackhawks 5 L 20-15-3 16-16-5 36-31-8
March 21, 2008 Washington Capitals 5 at Atlanta Thrashers 3 W 20-15-3 17-16-5 37-31-8
March 25, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Carolina Hurricanes 2 W 20-15-3 18-16-5 38-31-8 SO
March 27, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at Tampa Bay Lightning 3 W 20-15-3 19-16-5 39-31-8 OT
March 29, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Florida Panthers 0 W 20-15-3 20-16-5 40-31-8
April 1, 2008 Carolina Hurricanes 1 at Washington Capitals 4 W 21-15-3 20-16-5 41-31-8
April 3, 2008 Tampa Bay Lightning 1 at Washington Capitals 4 W 22-15-3 20-16-5 42-31-8
April 5, 2008 Florida Panthers 1 at Washington Capitals 3 W 23-15-3 20-16-5 43-31-8
April 11, 2008 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Washington Capitals 5 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
April 13, 2008 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Washington Capitals 0 L 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
April 15, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 L 1-1-0 0-1-0 1-2-0
April 17, 2008 Washington Capitals 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 L 1-1-0 0-2-0 1-3-0 2OT
April 19, 2008 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Washington Capitals 3 W 2-1-0 0-2-0 2-3-0
April 21, 2008 Washington Capitals 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 W 2-1-0 1-2-0 3-3-0
April 22, 2008 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Washington Capitals 2 L 2-2-0 1-2-0 3-4-0 OT


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