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NHL - Week 21 of 27

Washington Capitals Playoff Picture

Where are the Capitals going in the playoff? The Capitals playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Capitals will win each playoff spot. All future unplayed games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Eastern Conference Metropolitan Divison Playoff Standings
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Islanders 35 17 6 58 76 69% 19% 8% - - - 2% 2% 1%
Capitals 32 20 7 59 71 7% 19% 24% - - - 11% 14% 25%
Blue Jackets 33 21 3 57 69 15% 32% 23% - - - 8% 9% 13%
Penguins 31 21 7 59 69 5% 17% 22% - - - 12% 15% 29%
Hurricanes 31 22 6 59 68 3% 13% 19% - - - 12% 16% 37%
Flyers 28 24 7 59 63 <1% 1% 3% - - - 3% 6% 88%
Rangers 25 25 8 58 58 <1% <1% 1% - - - 1% 2% 97%
Devils 23 28 8 59 54 <1% <1% <1% - - - <1% <1% >99%
 
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs

Capitals Schedule
Current Week 21
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Bruins 
(34‑17‑8)
7‑0 Home Wed Oct 3, 7:30 pm
1 Penguins 
(31‑21‑7)
6‑7 (OT) Away Thu Oct 4, 7:00 pm
2 Golden Knights 
(32‑24‑4)
5‑2 Home Wed Oct 10, 8:00 pm
2 Devils 
(23‑28‑8)
0‑6 Away Thu Oct 11, 7:00 pm
2 Maple Leafs 
(36‑19‑3)
2‑4 Home Sat Oct 13, 7:00 pm
3 Rangers 
(25‑25‑8)
4‑3 (OT) Home Wed Oct 17, 7:00 pm
3 Panthers 
(25‑24‑8)
5‑6 (SO) Home Fri Oct 19, 7:00 pm
4 Canucks 
(26‑27‑7)
5‑2 Away Mon Oct 22, 10:00 pm
4 Oilers 
(24‑29‑5)
1‑4 Away Thu Oct 25, 9:00 pm
4 Flames 
(35‑16‑7)
4‑3 (SO) Away Sat Oct 27, 4:00 pm
5 Canadiens 
(31‑21‑7)
4‑6 Away Thu Nov 1, 7:30 pm
5 Stars 
(29‑24‑5)
3‑4 (OT) Home Sat Nov 3, 7:00 pm
6 Oilers 
(24‑29‑5)
4‑2 Home Mon Nov 5, 7:00 pm
6 Penguins 
(31‑21‑7)
2‑1 Home Wed Nov 7, 7:30 pm
6 Blue Jackets 
(33‑21‑3)
1‑2 Home Fri Nov 9, 7:00 pm
6 Coyotes 
(26‑27‑5)
1‑4 Home Sun Nov 11, 5:00 pm
7 Wild 
(27‑26‑6)
5‑2 Away Tue Nov 13, 8:00 pm
7 Jets 
(36‑19‑4)
1‑3 Away Wed Nov 14, 8:00 pm
7 Avalanche 
(23‑24‑11)
3‑2 (OT) Away Fri Nov 16, 9:00 pm
8 Canadiens 
(31‑21‑7)
5‑4 (OT) Away Mon Nov 19, 7:30 pm
8 Blackhawks 
(24‑26‑9)
4‑2 Home Wed Nov 21, 7:00 pm
8 Red Wings 
(23‑29‑8)
3‑1 Home Fri Nov 23, 4:00 pm
8 Rangers 
(25‑25‑8)
5‑3 Away Sat Nov 24, 2:00 pm
9 Islanders 
(35‑17‑6)
4‑1 Away Mon Nov 26, 7:00 pm
9 Devils 
(23‑28‑8)
6‑3 Home Fri Nov 30, 10:30 pm
9 Ducks 
(23‑27‑9)
5‑6 Home Sun Dec 2, 3:00 pm
10 Golden Knights 
(32‑24‑4)
3‑5 Away Tue Dec 4, 10:00 pm
10 Coyotes 
(26‑27‑5)
4‑2 Away Thu Dec 6, 9:00 pm
10 Blue Jackets 
(33‑21‑3)
4‑0 Away Sat Dec 8, 7:00 pm
11 Red Wings 
(23‑29‑8)
6‑2 Home Tue Dec 11, 7:30 pm
11 Hurricanes 
(31‑22‑6)
6‑5 (SO) Away Fri Dec 14, 7:30 pm
11 Sabres 
(28‑23‑7)
4‑3 (SO) Home Sat Dec 15, 7:00 pm
12 Penguins 
(31‑21‑7)
1‑2 Home Wed Dec 19, 8:00 pm
12 Sabres 
(28‑23‑7)
2‑1 Home Fri Dec 21, 7:00 pm
12 Senators 
(22‑31‑5)
4‑0 Away Sat Dec 22, 7:00 pm
13 Hurricanes 
(31‑22‑6)
3‑1 Home Thu Dec 27, 7:00 pm
13 Senators 
(22‑31‑5)
3‑2 Away Sat Dec 29, 7:00 pm
14 Predators 
(34‑22‑5)
3‑6 Home Mon Dec 31, 12:30 pm
14 Blues 
(31‑22‑5)
2‑5 Away Thu Jan 3, 8:00 pm
14 Stars 
(29‑24‑5)
1‑2 (OT) Away Fri Jan 4, 8:00 pm
14 Red Wings 
(23‑29‑8)
3‑2 Away Sun Jan 6, 5:00 pm
15 Flyers 
(28‑24‑7)
5‑3 Home Tue Jan 8, 7:30 pm
15 Bruins 
(34‑17‑8)
4‑2 Away Thu Jan 10, 7:00 pm
15 Blue Jackets 
(33‑21‑3)
1‑2 (OT) Home Sat Jan 12, 7:00 pm
16 Blues 
(31‑22‑5)
1‑4 Home Mon Jan 14, 7:00 pm
16 Predators 
(34‑22‑5)
2‑7 Away Tue Jan 15, 8:00 pm
16 Islanders 
(35‑17‑6)
0‑2 Home Fri Jan 18, 7:30 pm
16 Blackhawks 
(24‑26‑9)
5‑8 Away Sun Jan 20, 12:30 pm
17 Sharks 
(35‑17‑7)
6‑7 (OT) Home Tue Jan 22, 7:00 pm
17 Maple Leafs 
(36‑19‑3)
3‑6 Away Wed Jan 23, 7:30 pm
18 Flames 
(35‑16‑7)
4‑3 Home Fri Feb 1, 7:00 pm
18 Bruins 
(34‑17‑8)
0‑1 Home Sun Feb 3, 12:30 pm
19 Canucks 
(26‑27‑7)
3‑2 Home Tue Feb 5, 7:00 pm
19 Avalanche 
(23‑24‑11)
4‑3 (OT) Home Thu Feb 7, 7:00 pm
19 Panthers 
(25‑24‑8)
4‑5 (OT) Home Sat Feb 9, 7:00 pm
20 Kings 
(23‑29‑6)
6‑4 Home Mon Feb 11, 7:00 pm
20 Blue Jackets 
(33‑21‑3)
0‑3 Away Tue Feb 12, 7:00 pm
20 Sharks 
(35‑17‑7)
5‑1 Away Thu Feb 14, 10:30 pm
20 Ducks 
(23‑27‑9)
2‑5 Away Sun Feb 17, 9:00 pm
21 Kings 
(23‑29‑6)
  Away Mon Feb 18, 10:30 pm
21 Maple Leafs 
(36‑19‑3)
  Away Thu Feb 21, 7:00 pm
21 Sabres 
(28‑23‑7)
  Away Sat Feb 23, 1:00 pm
21 Rangers 
(25‑25‑8)
  Home Sun Feb 24, 12:30 pm
22 Senators 
(22‑31‑5)
  Home Tue Feb 26, 7:00 pm
22 Islanders 
(35‑17‑6)
  Away Fri Mar 1, 7:00 pm
22 Rangers 
(25‑25‑8)
  Away Sun Mar 3, 12:30 pm
23 Flyers 
(28‑24‑7)
  Away Wed Mar 6, 7:30 pm
23 Devils 
(23‑28‑8)
  Home Fri Mar 8, 7:00 pm
23 Jets 
(36‑19‑4)
  Home Sun Mar 10, 7:00 pm
24 Penguins 
(31‑21‑7)
  Away Tue Mar 12, 7:00 pm
24 Flyers 
(28‑24‑7)
  Away Thu Mar 14, 7:00 pm
24 Lightning 
(44‑11‑4)
  Away Sat Mar 16, 7:00 pm
25 Devils 
(23‑28‑8)
  Away Tue Mar 19, 7:30 pm
25 Lightning 
(44‑11‑4)
  Home Wed Mar 20, 7:30 pm
25 Wild 
(27‑26‑6)
  Home Fri Mar 22, 7:00 pm
25 Flyers 
(28‑24‑7)
  Home Sun Mar 24, 12:30 pm
26 Hurricanes 
(31‑22‑6)
  Home Tue Mar 26, 7:00 pm
26 Hurricanes 
(31‑22‑6)
  Away Thu Mar 28, 7:00 pm
26 Lightning 
(44‑11‑4)
  Away Sat Mar 30, 7:00 pm
27 Panthers 
(25‑24‑8)
  Away Mon Apr 1, 7:00 pm
27 Canadiens 
(31‑21‑7)
  Home Thu Apr 4, 7:00 pm
27 Islanders 
(35‑17‑6)
  Home Sat Apr 6, 7:00 pm