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2016-17 Washington Capitals Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 55-19-8 (SO: 2-5) - 118 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Metropolitan Division
Postseason: 7-6
Lost NHL conference second round
Conference First Round - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2
Conference Second Round - Lost to Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3
Coach: Barry Trotz (55-19, 8 OTL)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
2016-17 Washington Capitals Roster
2016-17 Washington Capitals Results

The Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League ended the 2016-17 season with a record of 55 wins and 19 losses (and 8 overtime losses), with a 2-5 showing in shootouts for 118 points, finishing first in the NHL's Metropolitan Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-6.

The Capitals paced the league with just 182 goals allowed. Washington scored 263 goals. T.J. Oshie and Alex Ovechkin netted 33 goals for the squad each, while Nicklas Backstrom recorded 63 assists. Braden Holtby earned 42 wins for the team and a team-best 2.07 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Barry Trotz coached the team. The 2016-17 Washington Capitals lost in the NHL conference second round.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Nicklas BackstromC822363863817827005016214.2
Alex OvechkinL82333669506179007031310.5
Evgeny KuznetsovC821940594618311004017011.2
Marcus JohanssonC822434581025514005012918.6
T.J. OshieC68332356362876124014323.1
Justin WilliamsR80242448501455004016714.4
Matt NiskanenD785343932201801201543.2
John CarlsonD729283710731301301805.0
Andre BurakovskyL64122335141323001011110.8
Dmitri OrlovD826273351301500001254.8
Jay BeagleC81131730222000124010013.0
Lars EllerC81121325361501102011510.4
Daniel WinnikC7212132549150020308214.6
Brett ConnollyR661582340201000308118.5
Tom WilsonR82712191339000000957.4
Nate SchmidtD60314171622000100605.0
Kevin ShattenkirkD1921214104160020464.3
Brooks OrpikD79014144832000000930.0
Karl AlznerD82310132823000000813.7
Jakub VranaL2133622310020329.4
Taylor ChorneyD18145118000010195.3
Zachary SanfordL2621360000010238.7
Riley BarberR30000000000020.0
Paul CareyC60000-200000080.0
Philipp GrubauerG24000000000000
Braden HoltbyG630000000000010.0
Garrett MitchellR1000000000000
Aaron NessD20000-10000000
Liam O'BrienC1000000000000
Chandler StephensonC40000000000030.0
Totals15632614537147383455710957530249510.5


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Braden Holtby63368042136291272.0716901563.925
Philipp Grubauer241265136253432.04585542.926
Totals874945551987121702.0624452275.930

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Nicklas BackstromC13671320140012623.1
Alex OvechkinL135388-4220004910.2
Evgeny KuznetsovC1355108-1030014311.6
Marcus JohanssonC132682-101001238.7
T.J. OshieC13481242220012714.8
Justin WilliamsR1336960120012910.3
Matt NiskanenD1313419011000244.2
John CarlsonD132244120000385.3
Andre BurakovskyL1333625010002711.1
Dmitri OrlovD130332-100000210.0
Jay BeagleC130004-50000060.0
Lars EllerC1305510-200000220.0
Daniel WinnikC130000-400000110.0
Brett ConnollyR70000-20000060.0
Tom WilsonR1330334-2000011915.8
Nate SchmidtD111344600000175.9
Kevin ShattenkirkD131566-413001362.8
Brooks OrpikD1302211-700000150.0
Karl AlznerD70002-10000010.0
Paul CareyC100000000000
Philipp GrubauerG100000000000
Braden HoltbyG1300020000000
Totals248366197130-2010190074408.2

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Braden Holtby1380376000332.47364331.909
Philipp Grubauer1190001026.3297.778
Totals1482276010352.55408373.914


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