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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 49 26 7 82 105 100% ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins 47 29 6 82 100 X 100% ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Flyers 42 26 14 82 98 X X 100% - - - ^ ^ ^
Blue Jackets 45 30 7 82 97 X X X - - - 100% ^ ^
Devils 44 29 9 82 97 X X X - - - X 100% ^
Hurricanes 36 35 11 82 83 X X X - - - X X 100%
Islanders 35 37 10 82 80 X X X - - - X X 100%
Rangers 34 39 9 82 77 X X X - - - X X 100%
 
  • 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
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Senators 
(28‑43‑11)
5‑4 (SO) Away Thu Oct 5, 7:30 pm
1 Canadiens 
(29‑40‑13)
6‑1 Home Sat Oct 7, 7:00 pm
2 Lightning 
(54‑23‑5)
3‑4 (OT) Away Mon Oct 9, 7:30 pm
2 Penguins 
(47‑29‑6)
2‑3 Home Wed Oct 11, 7:30 pm
2 Devils 
(44‑29‑9)
5‑2 Away Fri Oct 13, 7:00 pm
2 Flyers 
(42‑26‑14)
2‑8 Away Sat Oct 14, 7:00 pm
3 Maple Leafs 
(49‑26‑7)
0‑2 Home Tue Oct 17, 7:00 pm
3 Red Wings 
(30‑39‑13)
4‑3 (OT) Away Fri Oct 20, 7:30 pm
3 Panthers 
(44‑30‑8)
1‑4 Home Sat Oct 21, 7:30 pm
4 Canucks 
(31‑40‑11)
2‑6 Away Thu Oct 26, 10:00 pm
4 Oilers 
(36‑40‑6)
5‑2 Away Sat Oct 28, 10:00 pm
4 Flames 
(37‑35‑10)
1‑2 Away Sun Oct 29, 9:00 pm
5 Islanders 
(35‑37‑10)
4‑3 Home Thu Nov 2, 7:00 pm
5 Bruins 
(50‑20‑12)
3‑2 Away Sat Nov 4, 7:00 pm
6 Coyotes 
(29‑41‑12)
3‑2 (OT) Home Mon Nov 6, 7:00 pm
6 Sabres 
(25‑45‑12)
1‑3 Away Tue Nov 7, 7:00 pm
6 Penguins 
(47‑29‑6)
4‑1 Home Fri Nov 10, 7:00 pm
6 Oilers 
(36‑40‑6)
2‑1 (SO) Home Sun Nov 12, 7:00 pm
7 Predators 
(53‑18‑11)
3‑6 Away Tue Nov 14, 8:00 pm
7 Avalanche 
(43‑30‑9)
2‑6 Away Thu Nov 16, 9:00 pm
7 Wild 
(45‑26‑11)
3‑1 Home Sat Nov 18, 7:30 pm
8 Flames 
(37‑35‑10)
1‑4 Home Mon Nov 20, 7:00 pm
8 Senators 
(28‑43‑11)
5‑2 Home Wed Nov 22, 7:00 pm
8 Lightning 
(54‑23‑5)
3‑1 Home Fri Nov 24, 5:00 pm
8 Maple Leafs 
(49‑26‑7)
4‑2 Away Sat Nov 25, 7:00 pm
9 Kings 
(45‑29‑8)
2‑5 Home Thu Nov 30, 7:00 pm
9 Blue Jackets 
(45‑30‑7)
4‑3 Home Sat Dec 2, 7:00 pm
10 Sharks 
(45‑27‑10)
4‑1 Home Mon Dec 4, 7:00 pm
10 Blackhawks 
(33‑39‑10)
6‑2 Home Wed Dec 6, 8:00 pm
10 Rangers 
(34‑39‑9)
4‑2 Home Fri Dec 8, 7:00 pm
11 Islanders 
(35‑37‑10)
1‑3 Away Mon Dec 11, 7:00 pm
11 Avalanche 
(43‑30‑9)
5‑2 Home Tue Dec 12, 7:00 pm
11 Bruins 
(50‑20‑12)
5‑3 Away Thu Dec 14, 7:00 pm
11 Ducks 
(44‑25‑13)
3‑2 (OT) Home Sat Dec 16, 8:00 pm
12 Stars 
(42‑32‑8)
4‑3 (OT) Away Tue Dec 19, 8:30 pm
12 Coyotes 
(29‑41‑12)
2‑3 (OT) Away Fri Dec 22, 9:00 pm
12 Golden Knights 
(51‑24‑7)
0‑3 Away Sat Dec 23, 8:00 pm
13 Rangers 
(34‑39‑9)
0‑1 (SO) Away Wed Dec 27, 8:00 pm
13 Bruins 
(50‑20‑12)
4‑3 (SO) Home Thu Dec 28, 7:30 pm
13 Devils 
(44‑29‑9)
5‑2 Home Sat Dec 30, 7:00 pm
14 Hurricanes 
(36‑35‑11)
5‑4 (OT) Away Tue Jan 2, 7:00 pm
14 Blues 
(44‑32‑6)
4‑3 (OT) Home Sun Jan 7, 3:00 pm
15 Canucks 
(31‑40‑11)
3‑1 Home Tue Jan 9, 7:00 pm
15 Hurricanes 
(36‑35‑11)
1‑3 Home Thu Jan 11, 7:00 pm
15 Hurricanes 
(36‑35‑11)
4‑3 Away Fri Jan 12, 7:30 pm
16 Devils 
(44‑29‑9)
3‑4 (OT) Away Thu Jan 18, 7:00 pm
16 Canadiens 
(29‑40‑13)
2‑3 Home Fri Jan 19, 7:30 pm
16 Flyers 
(42‑26‑14)
1‑2 (OT) Home Sun Jan 21, 12:30 pm
17 Panthers 
(44‑30‑8)
4‑2 Away Thu Jan 25, 7:30 pm
18 Flyers 
(42‑26‑14)
5‑3 Home Wed Jan 31, 8:00 pm
18 Penguins 
(47‑29‑6)
4‑7 Away Fri Feb 2, 7:00 pm
18 Golden Knights 
(51‑24‑7)
3‑4 Home Sun Feb 4, 12:30 pm
19 Blue Jackets 
(45‑30‑7)
3‑2 Away Tue Feb 6, 7:00 pm
19 Blue Jackets 
(45‑30‑7)
4‑2 Home Fri Feb 9, 7:00 pm
19 Red Wings 
(30‑39‑13)
4‑5 (OT) Home Sun Feb 11, 3:00 pm
20 Jets 
(52‑20‑10)
3‑4 (OT) Away Tue Feb 13, 8:00 pm
20 Wild 
(45‑26‑11)
5‑2 Away Thu Feb 15, 8:00 pm
20 Blackhawks 
(33‑39‑10)
1‑7 Away Sat Feb 17, 8:30 pm
21 Sabres 
(25‑45‑12)
3‑2 Away Mon Feb 19, 3:00 pm
21 Lightning 
(54‑23‑5)
2‑4 Home Tue Feb 20, 7:00 pm
21 Panthers 
(44‑30‑8)
2‑3 Away Thu Feb 22, 7:30 pm
21 Sabres 
(25‑45‑12)
5‑1 Home Sat Feb 24, 7:00 pm
22 Blue Jackets 
(45‑30‑7)
1‑5 Away Mon Feb 26, 7:00 pm
22 Senators 
(28‑43‑11)
3‑2 Home Tue Feb 27, 7:00 pm
22 Maple Leafs 
(49‑26‑7)
5‑2 Home Sat Mar 3, 8:00 pm
23 Ducks 
(44‑25‑13)
0‑4 Away Tue Mar 6, 10:00 pm
23 Kings 
(45‑29‑8)
1‑3 Away Thu Mar 8, 10:30 pm
23 Sharks 
(45‑27‑10)
2‑0 Away Sat Mar 10, 4:00 pm
24 Jets 
(52‑20‑10)
3‑2 (OT) Home Mon Mar 12, 7:00 pm
24 Islanders 
(35‑37‑10)
7‑3 Away Thu Mar 15, 7:00 pm
24 Islanders 
(35‑37‑10)
6‑3 Home Fri Mar 16, 7:00 pm
24 Flyers 
(42‑26‑14)
3‑6 Away Sun Mar 18, 5:00 pm
25 Stars 
(42‑32‑8)
4‑3 Home Tue Mar 20, 7:00 pm
25 Red Wings 
(30‑39‑13)
1‑0 Away Thu Mar 22, 7:30 pm
25 Canadiens 
(29‑40‑13)
6‑4 Away Sat Mar 24, 7:00 pm
26 Rangers 
(34‑39‑9)
4‑2 Away Mon Mar 26, 7:30 pm
26 Rangers 
(34‑39‑9)
3‑2 (OT) Home Wed Mar 28, 8:00 pm
26 Hurricanes 
(36‑35‑11)
1‑4 Home Fri Mar 30, 7:00 pm
26 Penguins 
(47‑29‑6)
3‑1 Away Sun Apr 1, 7:30 pm
27 Blues 
(44‑32‑6)
4‑2 Away Mon Apr 2, 8:00 pm
27 Predators 
(53‑18‑11)
3‑4 Home Thu Apr 5, 7:00 pm
27 Devils 
(44‑29‑9)
5‑3 Home Sat Apr 7, 7:00 pm