2007-08 Washington Capitals Roster and Statistics

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Record: 43-31-8 (94 points), Finished 1st in NHL Southeast Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Glen Hanlon (6-14-1), Bruce Boudreau (37-17-7)

Goals For: 242 (8th of 30), Goals Against: 231 (17th of 30)
SRS: -0.06 (19th of 30), SOS: -0.19 (30th of 30)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-3) versus Philadelphia Flyers

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
Washington Capitals 27.3 82 43 31 8 94 .573 242 231 -0.06 -0.19 5.77 65 346 18.79 68 349 80.52 5 8 2538 9.4 2252 .902 99.6
League Average 28.2 82 41 32 9 91 .555 228 228 0.00 0.00 5.57 62 351 17.75 62 351 82.25 8 8 2383 9.6 2376 .909

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
19 Nicklas Backstrom C 20 6-1 208 L/- R November 23, 1987 14 G, 55 A, 69 P
56 Chris Bourque LW 22 5-8 174 -/- R January 29, 1986 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Matt Bradley RW 29 6-3 200 R/- 6 June 13, 1978 7 G, 11 A, 18 P
87 Donald Brashear LW 36 6-3 237 L/- 13 January 7, 1972 5 G, 3 A, 8 P
17 Chris Clark (C) RW 31 6-0 191 R/- 7 March 8, 1976 5 G, 4 A, 9 P
24 Matt Cooke LW 29 5-11 205 L/- 8 September 7, 1978 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
44 Steve Eminger D 24 6-2 207 R/- 4 October 31, 1983 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
4 John Erskine D 27 6-4 220 L/- 5 June 26, 1980 2 G, 7 A, 9 P
91 Sergei Fedorov C 38 6-2 207 L/- 16 December 13, 1969 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
14 Eric Fehr RW 22 6-4 212 R/- 2 September 7, 1985 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
43 Tomas Fleischmann RW 23 6-1 192 L/- 2 May 16, 1984 10 G, 20 A, 30 P
15 Boyd Gordon C 24 6-0 202 R/- 3 October 19, 1983 7 G, 9 A, 16 P
52 Mike Green D 22 6-1 207 R/- 2 October 12, 1985 18 G, 38 A, 56 P
38 Cristobal Huet G 32 6-1 206 -/L 4 September 3, 1975 11-2-0, 1.63 GAA
1 Brent Johnson G 30 6-3 199 -/L 7 March 12, 1977 7-8-2, 2.67 GAA
23 Milan Jurcina D 24 6-4 253 R/- 2 June 7, 1983 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
37 Olaf Kolzig G 37 6-3 224 -/L 15 April 6, 1970 25-21-6, 2.91 GAA
25 Viktor Kozlov C 32 6-4 232 R/- 12 February 14, 1975 16 G, 38 A, 54 P
21 Brooks Laich C 24 6-2 210 L/- 3 June 23, 1983 21 G, 16 A, 37 P
53 Quintin Laing LW 28 6-3 183 L/- 1 June 8, 1979 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
42 Sami Lepisto D 23 6-0 193 L/- R October 17, 1984 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
26 Shaone Morrisonn D 25 6-4 210 L/- 4 December 23, 1982 1 G, 9 A, 10 P
50 Joe Motzko RW 27 6-0 184 R/- 3 March 14, 1980 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
92 Michael Nylander C 35 6-1 195 L/- 13 October 3, 1972 11 G, 26 A, 37 P
8 Alex Ovechkin LW 22 6-3 230 R/- 2 September 17, 1985 65 G, 47 A, 112 P
25 Matt Pettinger LW 27 6-1 205 L/- 6 October 22, 1980 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
2 Brian Pothier D 30 6-0 204 R/- 6 April 15, 1977 5 G, 9 A, 14 P
3 Tom Poti D 30 6-3 190 L/- 8 March 22, 1977 2 G, 27 A, 29 P
55 Jeff Schultz D 21 6-6 230 L/- 1 February 25, 1986 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
28 Alexander Semin LW 23 6-2 209 R/- 2 March 3, 1984 26 G, 16 A, 42 P
39 David Steckel C 25 6-6 215 L/- 2 March 15, 1982 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
17 Brian Sutherby C 25 6-2 208 L/- 5 March 1, 1982 1 G, 0 A, 1 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS BLK HIT FOwin FOloss FO%
1 Alex Ovechkin LW 22 82 65 47 112 28 40 43 22 0 11 32 15 0 446 14.6 1894 23:06 14.1 3.1 17.2 44 220 7 11 38.9
2 Nicklas Backstrom C 20 82 14 55 69 13 24 11 3 0 4 33 22 0 153 9.2 1557 18:00 4.7 2.1 6.8 34 34 405 469 46.3
3 Mike Green D 22 82 18 38 56 6 62 10 8 0 4 23 15 0 234 7.7 1938 23:38 6.0 4.0 10.0 68 94 0 1 0.0
4 Viktor Kozlov C 32 81 16 38 54 28 18 14 2 0 2 29 9 0 219 7.3 1424 17:35 3.6 2.6 6.2 32 51 203 239 45.9
5 Alexander Semin LW 23 63 26 16 42 -18 54 16 10 0 2 6 10 0 185 14.1 1065 16:55 4.4 0.3 4.8 14 20 4 7 36.4
6 Brooks Laich C 24 82 21 16 37 -3 35 11 8 2 4 14 2 0 122 17.2 1152 14:03 3.1 1.0 4.1 56 83 281 315 47.1
7 Michael Nylander C 35 40 11 26 37 -19 24 6 5 0 1 13 13 0 77 14.3 766 19:09 3.1 0.0 3.1 10 4 263 272 49.2
8 Tomas Fleischmann RW 23 75 10 20 30 -7 18 9 1 0 1 12 8 0 107 9.3 947 12:37 1.7 0.7 2.4 11 26 15 15 50.0
9 Tom Poti D 30 71 2 27 29 9 46 2 0 0 0 19 8 0 99 2.0 1667 23:29 1.5 3.8 5.3 119 42 0 0
10 Matt Bradley RW 29 77 7 11 18 1 74 5 1 1 2 11 0 0 111 6.3 770 9:00 0.5 0.8 1.4 17 126 14 18 43.8
11 Jeff Schultz D 21 72 5 13 18 12 28 5 0 0 0 13 0 0 36 13.9 1303 18:05 1.0 3.4 4.4 90 61 1 0 100.0
12 Boyd Gordon C 24 67 7 9 16 5 12 6 0 1 0 9 0 0 100 7.0 1054 15:44 -0.5 1.3 0.8 50 19 504 400 55.8
13 Brian Pothier D 30 38 5 9 14 5 20 4 1 0 1 6 3 0 65 7.7 710 18:42 1.3 1.7 3.0 34 25 0 0
14 Sergei Fedorov C 38 18 2 11 13 -2 8 1 1 0 1 3 6 2 34 5.9 329 18:16 0.7 0.2 1.0 7 6 189 137 58.0
15 David Steckel C 25 67 5 7 12 1 34 5 0 0 1 6 0 1 66 7.6 909 13:34 -0.7 1.0 0.2 42 91 507 393 56.3
16 Shaone Morrisonn D 25 76 1 9 10 4 63 1 0 0 1 8 0 1 47 2.1 1540 20:16 -0.6 3.2 2.6 89 94 1 0 100.0
17 Chris Clark RW 31 18 5 4 9 0 43 4 1 0 1 2 2 0 29 17.2 304 16:54 0.7 0.3 1.0 7 24 6 7 46.2
18 John Erskine D 27 51 2 7 9 1 96 2 0 0 1 6 0 1 48 4.2 801 15:43 0.3 1.5 1.8 60 102 0 0
19 Milan Jurcina D 24 75 1 8 9 4 30 0 1 0 0 8 0 0 58 1.7 1248 16:38 -0.3 2.6 2.3 107 151 0 0
20 Donald Brashear LW 36 80 5 3 8 -7 119 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 59 8.5 629 7:52 -0.4 0.3 0.0 12 133 0 1 0.0
21 Matt Cooke LW 29 17 3 4 7 5 27 2 0 1 0 3 1 0 18 16.7 209 12:19 0.5 0.4 0.9 9 44 1 1 50.0
22 Matt Pettinger LW 27 56 2 5 7 -11 25 1 1 0 1 5 0 0 98 2.0 824 14:43 -1.4 0.4 -1.0 20 49 7 5 58.3
23 Eric Fehr RW 22 23 1 5 6 4 6 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 40 2.5 242 10:31 0.1 0.4 0.5 8 11 0 2 0.0
24 Quintin Laing LW 28 39 1 5 6 4 10 1 0 0 1 5 0 0 48 2.1 451 11:33 -0.5 0.6 0.1 52 49 2 4 33.3
25 Joe Motzko RW 27 8 2 2 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 10 20.0 100 12:27 0.4 0.1 0.5 0 4 0 3 0.0
26 Steve Eminger D 24 20 0 2 2 -4 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 14 0.0 223 11:08 0.0 0.1 0.0 8 17 0 0
27 Olaf Kolzig G 37 54 0 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3154 58:24 0.0 0.0 6.0 0 0 0 0
28 Brian Sutherby C 25 5 1 0 1 -2 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 34 6:49 0.1 0.0 0.1 1 9 12 11 52.2
29 Cristobal Huet G 32 13 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 771 59:20 0.0 0.0 3.1 0 0 0 0
30 Sami Lepisto D 23 7 0 1 1 -1 12 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 0.0 93 13:17 0.0 0.1 0.1 3 6 0 0
31 Chris Bourque LW 22 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 35 8:42 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 1 4 0 1 0.0
32 Brent Johnson G 30 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1032 54:19 0.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 82 238 401 639 57 953 168 65 5 39 275 118 5 2538 9.4 43.3 36.2 91.6 1005 1599 2422 2312 51.2

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Olaf Kolzig G 37 54 52 25 21 6 153 1423 1270 .892 2.91 1 3154 23 .442 11 118 -23.73 6.0
2 Cristobal Huet G 32 13 13 11 2 0 21 329 308 .936 1.63 2 771 9 .692 1 70 8.89 3.1
3 Brent Johnson G 30 19 17 7 8 2 46 500 454 .908 2.67 0 1032 8 .471 3 101 -0.58 3.0
Team Total 82 43 31 8 220 2252 2032 .902 2.66 3 4957 12.1

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Alex Ovechkin LW 22 7 4 5 9 -1 0 3 1 0 2 37 10.8 168 24:03
2 Alexander Semin LW 23 7 3 5 8 2 8 1 2 0 1 28 10.7 138 19:45
3 Mike Green D 22 7 3 4 7 -2 15 1 2 0 0 19 15.8 189 26:59
4 Nicklas Backstrom C 20 7 4 2 6 3 2 1 3 0 0 19 21.1 143 20:26
5 Brooks Laich C 24 7 1 5 6 2 4 1 0 0 0 20 5.0 130 18:37
6 Sergei Fedorov C 38 7 1 4 5 -1 8 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 151 21:38
7 Viktor Kozlov C 32 7 0 3 3 -4 2 0 0 0 0 13 0.0 126 17:58
8 Donald Brashear LW 36 7 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 20.0 53 7:30
9 David Steckel C 25 7 1 1 2 -2 4 1 0 0 0 9 11.1 101 14:23
10 Matt Bradley RW 29 7 0 2 2 -3 2 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 82 11:40
11 John Erskine D 27 7 0 2 2 1 6 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 120 17:07
12 Steve Eminger D 24 5 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 100.0 81 16:06
13 Eric Fehr RW 22 5 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 20.0 48 9:41
14 Shaone Morrisonn D 25 7 0 1 1 -3 6 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 149 21:18
15 Tom Poti D 30 7 0 1 1 -1 8 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 168 24:01
16 Matt Cooke LW 29 7 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 97 13:55
17 Tomas Fleischmann RW 23 2 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 20 9:49
18 Boyd Gordon C 24 7 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 94 13:23
19 Cristobal Huet G 32 7 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 451 64:26
20 Milan Jurcina D 24 7 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 115 16:26
21 Jeff Schultz D 21 2 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 21 10:25
Team Total 7 20 36 56 -11 81 12 8 0 3 218 9.2

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 Cristobal Huet G 32 7 7 3 4 22 242 220 .909 2.93 0 451 5 .714 2 106 -1.22
Team Total 7 3 4 22 242 220 .909 2.93 0 451

Skater Advanced Statistics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Rk Player Age Tm Pos GP CF CA CF% CF% rel C/60 Crel/60 FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS% TOI/60 TOI(EV) TK GV SAtt. Thru%
1 Nicklas Backstrom 20 WSH C 82 1319 912 59.1 5.7 0.0 0.0 989 692 58.8 5.1 10.0 90.0 100.0 59.9 40.1 72 50 278 55.0
2 Chris Bourque 22 WSH LW 4 35 26 57.4 16.4 0.0 0.0 22 18 55.0 13.6 0.0 100.0 100.0 68.8 31.3 0 0 7 57.1
3 Matt Bradley 29 WSH RW 77 637 531 54.5 -0.6 0.0 0.0 474 398 54.4 -1.1 6.4 92.3 98.7 49.3 50.7 21 20 173 64.2
4 Donald Brashear 36 WSH LW 80 504 483 51.1 -6.0 0.0 0.0 383 353 52.0 -5.2 5.4 91.5 96.9 53.1 46.9 14 24 103 57.3
5 Chris Clark 31 WSH RW 18 220 209 51.3 -7.8 0.0 0.0 164 160 50.6 -8.6 8.8 93.1 102.0 52.3 47.7 4 7 59 49.2
6 Steve Eminger 24 WSH D 20 189 171 52.5 -0.2 0.0 0.0 138 136 50.4 -4.2 4.8 90.0 94.8 58.3 41.7 5 6 22 63.6
7 John Erskine 27 WSH D 51 627 594 51.4 -7.7 0.0 0.0 452 442 50.6 -8.7 7.8 92.0 99.8 57.1 42.9 20 35 108 44.4
8 Eric Fehr 22 WSH RW 23 230 162 58.7 3.8 0.0 0.0 185 124 59.9 4.2 6.5 93.9 100.4 61.5 38.5 6 6 69 58.0
9 Tomas Fleischmann 23 WSH RW 75 808 636 56.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 601 501 54.5 -1.6 8.0 88.9 96.9 60.8 39.2 29 21 190 56.3
10 Boyd Gordon 24 WSH C 67 666 591 53.0 -3.4 0.0 0.0 507 422 54.6 -2.2 6.6 93.5 100.1 41.0 59.0 28 15 166 60.2
11 Mike Green 22 WSH D 82 1634 1194 57.8 5.2 0.0 0.0 1229 916 57.3 4.5 8.6 90.7 99.3 56.4 43.6 53 85 460 50.9
12 Milan Jurcina 24 WSH D 75 946 860 52.4 -5.0 0.0 0.0 688 623 52.5 -5.6 8.2 92.0 100.2 50.8 49.2 15 46 142 40.8
13 Viktor Kozlov 32 WSH C 81 1286 917 58.4 3.5 0.0 0.0 957 691 58.1 2.9 10.2 92.4 102.6 59.3 40.7 46 47 342 64.0
14 Brooks Laich 24 WSH C 82 740 692 51.7 -5.3 0.0 0.0 555 525 51.4 -6.3 7.1 91.3 98.4 54.3 45.7 22 26 188 64.9
15 Quintin Laing 28 WSH LW 39 336 233 59.1 3.4 0.0 0.0 252 156 61.8 6.3 5.9 93.4 99.3 42.1 57.9 12 12 81 59.3
16 Sami Lepisto 23 WSH D 7 98 64 60.5 1.4 0.0 0.0 65 51 56.0 -6.7 4.4 92.3 96.8 58.9 41.1 2 4 20 40.0
17 Shaone Morrisonn 25 WSH D 76 1236 1012 55.0 -1.0 0.0 0.0 914 775 54.1 -1.7 8.2 91.4 99.6 50.1 49.9 32 48 115 40.9
18 Joe Motzko 27 WSH RW 8 71 63 53.0 -5.7 0.0 0.0 51 42 54.8 -1.7 20.0 81.3 101.3 57.1 42.9 3 7 14 71.4
19 Michael Nylander 35 WSH C 40 585 487 54.6 -0.6 0.0 0.0 424 380 52.7 -2.8 8.1 85.5 93.5 58.6 41.4 26 27 116 66.4
20 Alex Ovechkin 22 WSH LW 82 1610 1159 58.1 3.8 0.0 0.0 1187 875 57.6 2.6 11.2 90.7 101.9 58.0 42.0 68 93 772 57.8
21 Brian Pothier 30 WSH D 38 586 438 57.2 2.4 0.0 0.0 434 334 56.5 2.1 8.3 91.2 99.5 52.6 47.4 18 27 123 52.8
22 Tom Poti 30 WSH D 71 1241 974 56.0 1.7 0.0 0.0 944 724 56.6 1.7 8.5 90.8 99.2 54.1 45.9 32 58 182 54.4
23 Jeff Schultz 21 WSH D 72 971 829 53.9 -2.9 0.0 0.0 724 620 53.9 -3.2 9.6 90.6 100.2 52.5 47.5 23 50 103 35.0
24 Alexander Semin 23 WSH LW 63 790 627 55.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 596 479 55.4 -1.0 7.4 87.8 95.3 59.9 40.1 40 81 358 51.7
25 David Steckel 25 WSH C 67 572 502 53.3 -1.8 0.0 0.0 406 369 52.4 -2.3 6.4 92.0 98.4 41.7 58.3 31 21 129 51.2

Skater Advanced Statistics (Playoffs)

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Rk Player Age Tm Pos GP CF CA CF% CF% rel C/60 Crel/60 FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS% TOI/60 TOI(EV) TK GV SAtt. Thru%
1 Nicklas Backstrom 20 WSH C 7 122 98 55.5 6.3 0.0 0.0 82 78 51.3 0.4 8.2 96.4 104.6 71.7 28.3 2 7 29 65.5
2 Matt Bradley 29 WSH RW 7 53 58 47.7 -3.1 0.0 0.0 34 43 44.2 -6.8 7.1 83.3 90.5 38.9 61.1 4 2 17 47.1
3 Donald Brashear 36 WSH LW 7 40 38 51.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 31 24 56.4 5.9 15.8 87.5 103.3 61.9 38.1 1 3 10 50.0
4 Matt Cooke 29 WSH LW 7 70 68 50.7 -0.4 0.0 0.0 45 52 46.4 -4.9 6.7 91.7 98.3 40.0 60.0 3 3 18 44.4
5 Steve Eminger 24 WSH D 5 63 68 48.1 -6.9 0.0 0.0 37 54 40.7 -16.8 15.4 95.6 110.9 58.1 41.9 1 4 4 25.0
6 John Erskine 27 WSH D 7 99 92 51.8 0.6 0.0 0.0 64 68 48.5 -2.6 11.6 93.9 105.5 55.1 44.9 0 9 19 42.1
7 Sergei Fedorov* 38 WSH C 7 108 98 52.4 1.4 0.0 0.0 74 76 49.3 -0.7 10.0 90.7 100.7 57.1 42.9 9 2 39 46.2
8 Eric Fehr 22 WSH RW 5 38 25 60.3 7.3 0.0 0.0 28 16 63.6 9.3 11.1 92.3 103.4 63.2 36.8 2 1 17 29.4
9 Tomas Fleischmann 23 WSH RW 2 11 15 42.3 -6.6 0.0 0.0 8 13 38.1 -9.9 0.0 80.0 80.0 12.5 87.5 1 0 2 50.0
10 Boyd Gordon 24 WSH C 7 56 42 57.1 7.5 0.0 0.0 43 28 60.6 11.5 0.0 91.7 91.7 39.0 61.0 1 2 8 62.5
11 Mike Green 22 WSH D 7 166 134 55.3 4.8 0.0 0.0 121 106 53.3 2.5 6.3 90.9 97.2 57.3 42.7 4 5 45 42.2
12 Milan Jurcina 24 WSH D 7 92 83 52.6 3.3 0.0 0.0 63 57 52.5 4.0 7.5 94.7 102.2 51.4 48.6 3 7 8 37.5
13 Viktor Kozlov 32 WSH C 7 119 109 52.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 81 86 48.5 -5.0 6.0 89.4 95.4 60.7 39.3 6 12 22 59.1
14 Brooks Laich 24 WSH C 7 97 81 54.5 3.7 0.0 0.0 66 64 50.8 0.2 12.2 91.5 103.7 60.0 40.0 2 4 33 60.6
15 Shaone Morrisonn 25 WSH D 7 127 112 53.1 3.1 0.0 0.0 86 89 49.1 -3.5 6.7 89.7 96.4 55.4 44.6 3 4 11 18.2
16 Alex Ovechkin 22 WSH LW 7 140 118 54.3 4.7 0.0 0.0 95 90 51.4 0.4 6.8 92.6 99.4 56.1 43.9 5 9 78 47.4
17 Tom Poti 30 WSH D 7 114 101 53.0 1.6 0.0 0.0 86 73 54.1 4.4 3.4 92.2 95.6 54.3 45.7 2 14 16 56.3
18 Jeff Schultz 21 WSH D 2 12 18 40.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 9 13 40.9 5.8 0.0 80.0 80.0 50.0 50.0 0 3 1 0.0
19 Alexander Semin 23 WSH LW 7 116 99 54.0 3.1 0.0 0.0 79 76 51.0 1.0 7.8 96.4 104.2 65.7 34.3 6 9 71 39.4
20 David Steckel 25 WSH C 7 51 61 45.5 -7.6 0.0 0.0 32 43 42.7 -10.6 7.7 87.9 95.6 46.3 53.7 11 4 14 64.3