2021-22 Washington Capitals Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 44-26-12 (SO: 5-3) - 100 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Metropolitan Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Florida Panthers 4-2
Coach: Peter Laviolette (44-26, 12 OTL)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
2021-22 Washington Capitals Roster
2021-22 Washington Capitals Results

The Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League ended the 2021-22 season with a record of 44 wins and 26 losses (and 12 overtime losses), with a 5-3 showing in shootouts for 100 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Metropolitan Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Capitals scored 275 goals and yielded 245. Alex Ovechkin netted 50 goals for Washington, while Evgeny Kuznetsov and John Carlson each contributed 54 assists. Ilya Samsonov earned 23 wins in front of the net for the squad, and Vitek Vanecek added 15 or more wins, too. Vitek Vanecek recorded a 2.67 goals against average, pacing goalies with significant playing time.

Peter Laviolette coached the team. The 2021-22 Washington Capitals lost in the NHL conference first round.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Alex OvechkinL775040901881613105033415.0
Evgeny KuznetsovC79245478447819324020811.5
John CarlsonD78175471201371803201958.7
Tom WilsonR78242852981346215015115.9
Conor ShearyL7119244314-224005012914.7
Dmitri OrlovD7612233544252200401279.4
Lars EllerC7213183140-402002011611.2
Nicklas BackstromC476253112-81130010688.8
Garnet HathawayR76141226571900014012411.3
T.J. OshieC4411142518-124601107714.3
Nic DowdC6410142444100110009011.1
Anthony ManthaR37914231440200008211.0
Justin SchultzD744192316-15230010924.3
Nick JensenD76516212132000010885.7
Connor McMichaelC68991810-30000001058.6
Martin FehervaryD7989172615001120968.3
Trevor Van RiemsdykD721161740-3000100751.3
Daniel SprongR478614860000001027.8
Carl HagelinL53311142010000110714.2
Aliaksei ProtasC3336904010000348.8
Joe SnivelyC12437231000002119.0
Brett LeasonR3633641000000456.7
Marcus JohanssonC183360-40100103010.0
Johan LarssonL141562-1100000147.1
Michael SgarbossaC10224030000001118.2
Axel Jonsson-FjallbyL2322440000000296.9
Matt IrwinD1713460000000293.4
Michal KempnyD1511216-30000001010.0
Hendrix LapierreC610122000000714.3
Beck MalenstynL12101920000001010.0
Garrett PilonC2101010000001100.0
Lucas JohansenD1011010000000
Dennis CholowskiD70112-400000030.0
Ilya SamsonovG44000000000000
Zachary FucaleG4000000000000
Alexander AlexeyevD1000200000000
Vitek VanecekG42000000000000
Pheonix CopleyG2000000000000
Mike VecchioneR10000-100000030.0
Totals15682704367066131194891811390257710.5


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ilya Samsonov44236123125331193.0211451026.896
Vitek Vanecek42231720126441032.6711171014.908
Zachary Fucale41721112151.746661.924
Pheonix Copley2970101053.094136.878
Totals9249474426121082322.8126012369.911

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Alex OvechkinL61560-312000195.3
Evgeny KuznetsovC62352-3020001612.5
John CarlsonD61452-504000128.3
Tom WilsonR11010010000250.0
Conor ShearyL60110-201000120.0
Dmitri OrlovD60112-40000030.0
Lars EllerC61230-400000156.7
Nicklas BackstromC624641110001612.5
Garnet HathawayR611216-600000812.5
T.J. OshieC661702400012227.3
Nic DowdC61124-300000812.5
Anthony ManthaR604413-303000160.0
Justin SchultzD61236201000812.5
Nick JensenD60004-50000060.0
Connor McMichaelC4011000000010.0
Martin FehervaryD60008-70000010.0
Trevor Van RiemsdykD61120300000425.0
Brett LeasonR10000-1000000
Marcus JohanssonC61120100001911.1
Johan LarssonL60222-20000040.0
Ilya SamsonovG500000000000
Vitek VanecekG200020000000
Totals11519345365-3971400218210.4

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ilya Samsonov526313000132.97148135.912
Vitek Vanecek21001100074.205144.863
Totals736324000203.31219199.909


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