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NHL - Week 24 of 26

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
Capitals 48 17 8 73 104 70% 22% 8% - - - <1% ^ ^
Penguins 46 17 11 74 103 12% 35% 51% - - - 2% ^ ^
Blue Jackets 47 19 7 73 101 18% 43% 38% - - - 1% ^ ^
Rangers 45 25 4 74 94 <1% <1% 3% - - - 97% <1% <1%
Islanders 35 26 12 73 82 X X X - - - <1% 50% 50%
Hurricanes 32 27 13 72 77 X X X - - - <1% 7% 93%
Flyers 34 31 8 73 76 X X X - - - X 1% 99%
Devils 27 34 12 73 66 X X X - - - X <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 24
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Penguins 
(46‑17‑11)
2‑3 Away Thu Oct 13, 8:00 pm
1 Islanders 
(35‑26‑12)
2‑1 Home Sat Oct 15, 7:00 pm
2 Avalanche 
(20‑50‑3)
3‑0 Home Tue Oct 18, 7:00 pm
2 Panthers 
(32‑30‑11)
4‑2 Away Thu Oct 20, 7:30 pm
2 Rangers 
(45‑25‑4)
2‑4 Home Sat Oct 22, 7:00 pm
3 Oilers 
(40‑25‑9)
1‑4 Away Wed Oct 26, 9:30 pm
3 Canucks 
(29‑35‑9)
5‑2 Away Sat Oct 29, 10:00 pm
3 Flames 
(41‑29‑4)
3‑1 Away Sun Oct 30, 9:30 pm
4 Jets 
(33‑35‑7)
3‑2 Away Tue Nov 1, 8:00 pm
4 Jets 
(33‑35‑7)
4‑3 Home Thu Nov 3, 7:00 pm
4 Panthers 
(32‑30‑11)
4‑2 Home Sat Nov 5, 7:00 pm
5 Sharks 
(42‑25‑7)
0‑3 Home Tue Nov 8, 7:00 pm
5 Blackhawks 
(48‑20‑6)
3‑2 Away Fri Nov 11, 8:30 pm
5 Hurricanes 
(32‑27‑13)
1‑5 Away Sat Nov 12, 7:00 pm
6 Blue Jackets 
(47‑19‑7)
1‑2 Away Tue Nov 15, 7:00 pm
6 Penguins 
(46‑17‑11)
7‑1 Home Wed Nov 16, 7:30 pm
6 Red Wings 
(29‑32‑12)
1‑0 Home Fri Nov 18, 7:00 pm
6 Blue Jackets 
(47‑19‑7)
2‑3 Home Sun Nov 20, 12:30 pm
7 Blues 
(40‑28‑5)
4‑3 Home Wed Nov 23, 7:00 pm
7 Sabres 
(30‑32‑12)
3‑1 Home Fri Nov 25, 5:00 pm
7 Maple Leafs 
(35‑23‑15)
2‑4 Away Sat Nov 26, 7:00 pm
8 Islanders 
(35‑26‑12)
0‑3 Home Thu Dec 1, 7:00 pm
8 Lightning 
(36‑29‑9)
1‑2 Away Sat Dec 3, 7:00 pm
9 Sabres 
(30‑32‑12)
3‑2 Home Mon Dec 5, 7:00 pm
9 Bruins 
(38‑30‑6)
4‑3 Home Wed Dec 7, 8:00 pm
9 Sabres 
(30‑32‑12)
4‑1 Away Fri Dec 9, 7:00 pm
9 Canucks 
(29‑35‑9)
3‑0 Home Sun Dec 11, 5:00 pm
10 Islanders 
(35‑26‑12)
4‑2 Away Tue Dec 13, 7:00 pm
10 Hurricanes 
(32‑27‑13)
4‑3 Away Fri Dec 16, 7:30 pm
10 Canadiens 
(41‑24‑9)
1‑2 Home Sat Dec 17, 7:00 pm
11 Flyers 
(34‑31‑8)
2‑3 Away Wed Dec 21, 8:00 pm
11 Lightning 
(36‑29‑9)
4‑0 Home Fri Dec 23, 7:00 pm
12 Islanders 
(35‑26‑12)
3‑4 Away Tue Dec 27, 7:00 pm
12 Devils 
(27‑34‑12)
1‑2 Home Thu Dec 29, 7:00 pm
12 Devils 
(27‑34‑12)
6‑2 Away Sat Dec 31, 1:00 pm
12 Senators 
(41‑24‑8)
2‑1 Home Sun Jan 1, 7:30 pm
13 Maple Leafs 
(35‑23‑15)
6‑5 Home Tue Jan 3, 7:00 pm
13 Blue Jackets 
(47‑19‑7)
5‑0 Home Thu Jan 5, 7:00 pm
13 Senators 
(41‑24‑8)
1‑0 Away Sat Jan 7, 7:00 pm
14 Canadiens 
(41‑24‑9)
4‑1 Away Mon Jan 9, 7:30 pm
14 Penguins 
(46‑17‑11)
5‑2 Home Wed Jan 11, 8:00 pm
14 Blackhawks 
(48‑20‑6)
6‑0 Home Fri Jan 13, 7:00 pm
14 Flyers 
(34‑31‑8)
5‑0 Home Sun Jan 15, 12:30 pm
15 Penguins 
(46‑17‑11)
7‑8 Away Mon Jan 16, 7:00 pm
15 Blues 
(40‑28‑5)
7‑3 Away Thu Jan 19, 8:00 pm
15 Stars 
(30‑33‑11)
4‑3 Away Sat Jan 21, 8:00 pm
16 Hurricanes 
(32‑27‑13)
6‑1 Home Mon Jan 23, 7:00 pm
16 Senators 
(41‑24‑8)
0‑3 Away Tue Jan 24, 7:30 pm
16 Devils 
(27‑34‑12)
5‑2 Away Thu Jan 26, 7:00 pm
17 Islanders 
(35‑26‑12)
2‑3 Away Tue Jan 31, 7:00 pm
17 Bruins 
(38‑30‑6)
5‑3 Home Wed Feb 1, 8:00 pm
17 Canadiens 
(41‑24‑9)
3‑2 Away Sat Feb 4, 1:00 pm
17 Kings 
(35‑31‑7)
5‑0 Home Sun Feb 5, 12:00 pm
18 Hurricanes 
(32‑27‑13)
5‑0 Home Tue Feb 7, 7:00 pm
18 Red Wings 
(29‑32‑12)
6‑3 Home Thu Feb 9, 7:00 pm
18 Ducks 
(40‑23‑11)
6‑4 Home Sat Feb 11, 7:00 pm
19 Red Wings 
(29‑32‑12)
2‑3 Away Sat Feb 18, 2:00 pm
19 Rangers 
(45‑25‑4)
1‑2 Away Sun Feb 19, 12:30 pm
20 Flyers 
(34‑31‑8)
4‑1 Away Wed Feb 22, 8:00 pm
20 Oilers 
(40‑25‑9)
2‑1 Home Fri Feb 24, 7:00 pm
20 Predators 
(37‑25‑11)
2‑5 Away Sat Feb 25, 5:00 pm
21 Rangers 
(45‑25‑4)
4‑1 Away Tue Feb 28, 7:00 pm
21 Devils 
(27‑34‑12)
1‑0 Home Thu Mar 2, 7:00 pm
21 Flyers 
(34‑31‑8)
2‑1 Home Sat Mar 4, 7:30 pm
22 Stars 
(30‑33‑11)
2‑4 Home Mon Mar 6, 7:30 pm
22 Sharks 
(42‑25‑7)
2‑4 Away Thu Mar 9, 10:30 pm
22 Kings 
(35‑31‑7)
2‑4 Away Sat Mar 11, 11:30 pm
22 Ducks 
(40‑23‑11)
2‑5 Away Sun Mar 12, 9:30 pm
23 Wild 
(44‑23‑6)
4‑2 Home Tue Mar 14, 7:00 pm
23 Predators 
(37‑25‑11)
1‑2 Home Thu Mar 16, 7:00 pm
23 Lightning 
(36‑29‑9)
5‑3 Away Sat Mar 18, 7:00 pm
24 Flames 
(41‑29‑4)
4‑2 Home Tue Mar 21, 7:00 pm
24 Blue Jackets 
(47‑19‑7)
2‑1 Home Thu Mar 23, 7:00 pm
24 Coyotes 
(27‑38‑9)
  Home Sat Mar 25, 7:00 pm
25 Wild 
(44‑23‑6)
  Away Tue Mar 28, 8:00 pm
25 Avalanche 
(20‑50‑3)
  Away Wed Mar 29, 10:00 pm
25 Coyotes 
(27‑38‑9)
  Away Fri Mar 31, 10:00 pm
25 Blue Jackets 
(47‑19‑7)
  Away Sun Apr 2, 6:00 pm
26 Maple Leafs 
(35‑23‑15)
  Away Tue Apr 4, 7:30 pm
26 Rangers 
(45‑25‑4)
  Home Wed Apr 5, 8:00 pm
26 Bruins 
(38‑30‑6)
  Away Sat Apr 8, 3:00 pm
26 Panthers 
(32‑30‑11)
  Home Sun Apr 9, 7:00 pm