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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 Playoff Standings
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team DivisionDiv W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 54 20 8 82 116 100% ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Rangers MetropolitanMet 52 24 6 82 110 X 100% ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins MetropolitanMet 46 25 11 82 103 X X 100% - - - ^ ^ ^
Panthers AtlanticAtl 58 18 6 82 122 - - - 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 54 21 7 82 115 - - - X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Lightning AtlanticAtl 51 23 8 82 110 - - - X X 100% ^ ^ ^
Bruins AtlanticAtl 51 26 5 82 107 - - - X X X 100% ^ ^
Capitals MetropolitanMet 44 26 12 82 100 X X X - - - X 100% ^
 
Islanders MetropolitanMet 37 35 10 82 84 X X X - - - X X 100%
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 37 38 7 82 81 X X X - - - X X 100%
Sabres AtlanticAtl 32 39 11 82 75 - - - X X X X X 100%
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 32 40 10 82 74 - - - X X X X X 100%
Senators AtlanticAtl 33 42 7 82 73 - - - X X X X X 100%
Devils MetropolitanMet 27 46 9 82 63 X X X - - - X X 100%
Flyers MetropolitanMet 25 46 11 82 61 X X X - - - X X 100%
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 22 49 11 82 55 - - - 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


(8) Capitals 1st Round Playoff Matchup Probabilities
Record Total Home
(X)
Away
(100%)
Opponent W L OTL Pts
(1)Panthers 58 18 6 122 100% X 100%
(1)Hurricanes 54 20 8 116 X X X
(2)Rangers 52 24 6 110 X X X
(3)Penguins 46 25 11 103 X X X
(2)Maple Leafs 54 21 7 115 X X X
(3)Lightning 51 23 8 110 X X X
(7)Bruins 51 26 5 107 X X X
Elimination X



Capitals Schedule
Current Week
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Rangers
(52‑24‑6)
5‑1 Home Wed Oct 13, 7:30 pm
1 Lightning
(51‑23‑8)
1‑2 (OT) Home Sat Oct 16, 7:00 pm
2 Avalanche
(56‑19‑7)
6‑3 Home Tue Oct 19, 7:00 pm
2 Devils
(27‑46‑9)
4‑1 Away Thu Oct 21, 7:00 pm
2 Flames
(50‑21‑11)
3‑4 (OT) Home Sat Oct 23, 1:00 pm
3 Senators
(33‑42‑7)
7‑5 Away Mon Oct 25, 7:00 pm
3 Red Wings
(32‑40‑10)
2‑3 (OT) Home Wed Oct 27, 7:00 pm
3 Coyotes
(25‑50‑7)
2‑0 Home Fri Oct 29, 7:00 pm
4 Lightning
(51‑23‑8)
2‑3 Away Mon Nov 1, 7:00 pm
4 Panthers
(58‑18‑6)
4‑5 (OT) Away Thu Nov 4, 7:00 pm
4 Flyers
(25‑46‑11)
1‑2 Home Sat Nov 6, 7:00 pm
5 Sabres
(32‑39‑11)
5‑3 Home Mon Nov 8, 7:00 pm
5 Red Wings
(32‑40‑10)
2‑0 Away Thu Nov 11, 7:30 pm
5 Blue Jackets
(37‑38‑7)
4‑3 Away Fri Nov 12, 7:00 pm
5 Penguins
(46‑25‑11)
6‑1 Home Sun Nov 14, 7:00 pm
6 Ducks
(31‑37‑14)
2‑3 (OT) Away Tue Nov 16, 10:00 pm
6 Kings
(44‑27‑11)
2‑0 Away Wed Nov 17, 10:30 pm
6 Sharks
(32‑37‑13)
4‑0 Away Sat Nov 20, 10:30 pm
6 Kraken
(27‑49‑6)
2‑5 Away Sun Nov 21, 9:00 pm
7 Canadiens
(22‑49‑11)
6‑3 Home Wed Nov 24, 7:00 pm
7 Panthers
(58‑18‑6)
4‑3 Home Fri Nov 26, 5:00 pm
7 Hurricanes
(54‑20‑8)
4‑2 Away Sun Nov 28, 1:00 pm
8 Panthers
(58‑18‑6)
4‑5 Away Tue Nov 30, 7:00 pm
8 Blackhawks
(28‑42‑12)
3‑4 (SO) Home Thu Dec 2, 7:00 pm
8 Blue Jackets
(37‑38‑7)
3‑1 Home Sat Dec 4, 7:00 pm
9 Ducks
(31‑37‑14)
4‑3 (SO) Home Mon Dec 6, 7:00 pm
9 Penguins
(46‑25‑11)
2‑4 Home Fri Dec 10, 7:00 pm
9 Sabres
(32‑39‑11)
3‑2 (SO) Away Sat Dec 11, 7:00 pm
10 Blackhawks
(28‑42‑12)
4‑5 (OT) Away Wed Dec 15, 8:00 pm
10 Jets
(39‑32‑11)
5‑2 Away Fri Dec 17, 8:00 pm
10 Kings
(44‑27‑11)
2‑3 Home Sun Dec 19, 7:00 pm
12 Predators
(45‑30‑7)
5‑3 Home Wed Dec 29, 7:00 pm
12 Red Wings
(32‑40‑10)
3‑1 Away Fri Dec 31, 7:30 pm
12 Devils
(27‑46‑9)
3‑4 (OT) Home Sun Jan 2, 3:00 pm
13 Blues
(49‑22‑11)
1‑5 Away Fri Jan 7, 8:00 pm
13 Wild
(53‑22‑7)
2‑3 (SO) Away Sat Jan 8, 8:00 pm
14 Bruins
(51‑26‑5)
3‑7 Home Mon Jan 10, 7:00 pm
14 Islanders
(37‑35‑10)
2‑0 Away Sat Jan 15, 2:00 pm
14 Canucks
(40‑30‑12)
2‑4 Home Sun Jan 16, 2:00 pm
15 Jets
(39‑32‑11)
4‑3 (OT) Home Tue Jan 18, 7:00 pm
15 Bruins
(51‑26‑5)
3‑4 Away Thu Jan 20, 7:00 pm
15 Senators
(33‑42‑7)
3‑2 (OT) Home Sat Jan 22, 7:00 pm
16 Golden Knights
(43‑31‑8)
0‑1 Home Mon Jan 24, 7:00 pm
16 Sharks
(32‑37‑13)
1‑4 Home Wed Jan 26, 7:00 pm
16 Stars
(46‑30‑6)
5‑0 Away Fri Jan 28, 9:00 pm
17 Penguins
(46‑25‑11)
4‑3 (OT) Away Tue Feb 1, 7:00 pm
17 Oilers
(49‑27‑6)
3‑5 Home Wed Feb 2, 7:00 pm
18 Blue Jackets
(37‑38‑7)
4‑5 Home Tue Feb 8, 7:00 pm
18 Canadiens
(22‑49‑11)
5‑2 Away Thu Feb 10, 7:00 pm
18 Senators
(33‑42‑7)
1‑4 Home Sun Feb 13, 12:30 pm
19 Predators
(45‑30‑7)
4‑1 Away Tue Feb 15, 8:00 pm
19 Flyers
(25‑46‑11)
5‑3 Away Thu Feb 17, 7:00 pm
20 Rangers
(52‑24‑6)
1‑4 Away Thu Feb 24, 7:00 pm
20 Flyers
(25‑46‑11)
1‑2 Away Sat Feb 26, 12:30 pm
21 Maple Leafs
(54‑21‑7)
3‑5 Home Mon Feb 28, 7:30 pm
21 Hurricanes
(54‑20‑8)
4‑0 Home Thu Mar 3, 7:00 pm
21 Kraken
(27‑49‑6)
5‑2 Home Sat Mar 5, 7:00 pm
22 Flames
(50‑21‑11)
5‑4 Away Tue Mar 8, 9:00 pm
22 Oilers
(49‑27‑6)
3‑4 (OT) Away Wed Mar 9, 8:00 pm
22 Canucks
(40‑30‑12)
4‑3 (OT) Away Fri Mar 11, 10:00 pm
23 Islanders
(37‑35‑10)
4‑3 (SO) Home Tue Mar 15, 7:00 pm
23 Blue Jackets
(37‑38‑7)
7‑2 Away Thu Mar 17, 7:00 pm
23 Hurricanes
(54‑20‑8)
4‑3 (SO) Away Fri Mar 18, 7:00 pm
23 Stars
(46‑30‑6)
2‑3 Home Sun Mar 20, 5:00 pm
24 Blues
(49‑22‑11)
2‑5 Home Tue Mar 22, 7:00 pm
24 Sabres
(32‑39‑11)
4‑3 (SO) Away Fri Mar 25, 7:00 pm
24 Devils
(27‑46‑9)
4‑3 Home Sat Mar 26, 7:00 pm
25 Hurricanes
(54‑20‑8)
1‑6 Home Mon Mar 28, 7:00 pm
25 Wild
(53‑22‑7)
1‑5 Home Sun Apr 3, 7:00 pm
26 Lightning
(51‑23‑8)
4‑3 Home Wed Apr 6, 7:30 pm
26 Penguins
(46‑25‑11)
6‑3 Away Sat Apr 9, 3:00 pm
26 Bruins
(51‑26‑5)
4‑2 Home Sun Apr 10, 1:30 pm
27 Flyers
(25‑46‑11)
9‑2 Home Tue Apr 12, 7:00 pm
27 Maple Leafs
(54‑21‑7)
3‑7 Away Thu Apr 14, 7:00 pm
27 Canadiens
(22‑49‑11)
8‑4 Away Sat Apr 16, 7:00 pm
28 Avalanche
(56‑19‑7)
3‑2 Away Mon Apr 18, 9:00 pm
28 Golden Knights
(43‑31‑8)
3‑4 (OT) Away Wed Apr 20, 10:00 pm
28 Coyotes
(25‑50‑7)
2‑0 Away Fri Apr 22, 10:30 pm
28 Maple Leafs
(54‑21‑7)
3‑4 (SO) Home Sun Apr 24, 7:00 pm
29 Islanders
(37‑35‑10)
1‑4 Home Tue Apr 26, 7:00 pm
29 Islanders
(37‑35‑10)
1‑5 Away Thu Apr 28, 7:00 pm
29 Rangers
(52‑24‑6)
2‑3 Away Fri Apr 29, 7:00 pm