4 Injuries

4 Injuries Table
Player Date of Injury Injury Type Injury Note
Nicklas BackstromWed, Jun 1, 2022HipNicklas Backstrom has resurfacing surgery on his left hip in early June. There is no defined timeline for Backstrom's return.
Connor BrownSat, Apr 23, 2022UndisclosedBrown won't return this season, according to Claire Hanna of TSN.
Carl HagelinTue, Mar 1, 2022EyeThe Washington Capitals placed F Carl Hagelin on injured reserve. Hagelin underwent two eye surgeries in March. He was skating early May (Tarik El-Bashir - The Athletic), but his return timeline is uncertain.
Tom WilsonTue, May 3, 2022KneeThe Capitals announced that Wilson underwent surgery for a torn ACL and will miss 6-8 months. Wilson is expect to return in mid-January 2023 at the earliest.

Roster

  • Age is on February 1 of given season
Roster Table
No. Player Flag Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Salary Draft
Alexander AlexeyevruD236-4210L/-1November 15, 1999 $70,0002018 WSH 1st (31)
Sam AnasusF295-8157R/-RJune 1, 1993UFA
Nicklas BackstromseF356-1206L/-15November 23, 1987 $3,000,0002006 WSH 1st (4)
Garin BjorklundcaG206-2173-/LRMay 28, 2002 $80,0002020 WSH 6th (179)
Henrik BorgstromfiF256-3190L/-4August 6, 1997 $400,0002016 FLA 1st (23)
Connor BrowncaF296-0185R/-7January 14, 1994 $4,000,0002012 TOR 6th (156)
John CarlsonusD336-3215R/-13January 10, 1990 $4,000,0002008 WSH 1st (27)
Gabriel CarlssonseD266-5203L/-6January 2, 1997 $400,0002015 CBJ 1st (29)
Kody ClarkcaF236-3185R/-ROctober 13, 1999 $70,0002018 WSH 2nd (47)
Logan DayusD286-1209R/-RSeptember 19, 1994UFA
Nic DowdusF326-1192R/-7May 27, 1990 $1,600,0002009 LAK 7th (198)
Lars EllerdkF336-2208L/-13May 8, 1989 $3,000,0002007 STL 1st (13)
Martin FehervaryskD236-2202L/-2October 6, 1999 $832,5002018 WSH 2nd (46)
Ethen FrankusF5-11185L/-RUFA
Zach FucalecaG276-2189-/L1May 28, 1995 $160,0002013 MTL 2nd (36)
Shane GersichusF265-11180L/-1July 17, 1996UFA2014 WSH 5th (134)
Erik GustafssonseD306-0197L/-6March 14, 1992UFA2012 EDM 4th (93)
Martin HasczD216-4207R/-RFebruary 2, 2001UFA2019 WSH 5th (153)
Garnet HathawayusF316-2212R/-7November 23, 1991 $1,200,000
Bear HughesusF216-1171R/-RMay 30, 2001UFA2020 WSH 5th (148)
Vincent IoriocaD206-4200R/-RNovember 14, 2002 $80,0002021 WSH 2nd (55)
Matt IrwincaD356-2189L/-10November 29, 1987 $750,000
Nick JensenusD326-1205R/-6September 21, 1990 $2,000,0002009 DET 5th (150)
Lucas JohansencaD256-2176L/-1November 16, 1997 $125,0002016 WSH 1st (28)
Marcus JohanssonseF326-1203L/-12October 6, 1990 $1,100,0002009 WSH 1st (24)
Axel Jonsson-FjallbyseF246-1189L/-1February 10, 1998UFA2016 WSH 5th (147)
Kale KessycaF306-3212L/-RDecember 4, 1992UFA2011 PHX 4th (111)
Darcy KuempercaG326-5215-/L10May 5, 1990 $4,000,0002009 MIN 6th (161)
Evgeny KuznetsovruF306-1205L/-9May 19, 1992 $3,000,0002010 WSH 1st (26)
Hendrix LapierrecaF206-0178L/-1February 9, 2002 $80,0002020 WSH 1st (22)
Peter LavioletteusF256-4201-/-RDecember 19, 1997UFA
Brett LeasoncaF236-5218R/-1April 30, 1999 $750,0002019 WSH 2nd (56)
Charlie LindgrenusG296-1182-/R6December 18, 1993 $1,200,000
Benton MaassusD246-2190R/-RNovember 25, 1998UFA2017 WSH 6th (182)
Beck MalenstyncaF246-3200L/-2February 4, 1998 $110,0002016 WSH 5th (145)
Anthony ManthacaF286-5234L/-7September 16, 1994 $6,500,0002013 DET 1st (20)
Jake MassiecaD266-1190L/-RJanuary 21, 1997UFA2015 CAR 6th (156)
Dylan McIlrathcaD306-4235R/-6April 20, 1992 $475,0002010 NYR 1st (10)
Connor McMichaelcaF226-0183L/-2January 15, 2001 $832,5002019 WSH 1st (25)
Mason MorelliusF266-1200L/-RFebruary 1, 1996UFA
Julian NapravnikdeF255-11174L/-RMay 6, 1997UFA
Bobby NardellausD265-9180L/-RApril 22, 1996 $750,000
Aaron NessusD325-10184L/-7May 18, 1990UFA2008 NYI 2nd (40)
Dmitry OrlovsuD315-11211L/-10July 23, 1991 $1,300,0002009 WSH 2nd (55)
T.J. OshieusF365-11196R/-14December 23, 1986 $2,500,0002005 STL 1st (24)
Alex Ovechkin (C)suF376-3238R/-17September 17, 1985 $1,000,0002004 WSH 1st (1)
Ludwig PerssonseF195-11161L/-ROctober 8, 2003 $775,0002022 WSH 3rd (85)
Garrett PilonusF246-0190R/-2April 13, 1998 $750,0002016 WSH 3rd (87)
Aliaksei ProtasbyF226-6225L/-1January 6, 2001 $70,0002019 WSH 3rd (91)
Henrik RybinskicaF216-1185R/-RJune 26, 2001UFA2019 FLA 5th (136)
Michael SgarbossacaF306-0182L/-7July 25, 1992 $500,000
Conor ShearyusF305-9178L/-7June 8, 1992 $1,750,000
Hunter ShepardusG276-0215-/LRNovember 7, 1995 $90,000
Joe SnivelyusF275-9174L/-1January 1, 1996 $750,000
Dylan StromecaF256-3200L/-6March 7, 1997 $3,500,0002015 ARI 1st (3)
Matthew StromecaF246-5208L/-RJanuary 6, 1999UFA2017 PHI 4th (106)
Riley SuttercaF236-4210R/-ROctober 25, 1999 $70,0002018 WSH 3rd (93)
Alexander SuzdalevruF186-1172L/-RMarch 5, 2004 $82,5002022 WSH 3rd (70)
Trevor van RiemsdykusD316-3188R/-8July 24, 1991 $1,000,000
Mike VecchioneusF295-10194R/-2February 25, 1993UFA
Tom WilsoncaF286-4220R/-9March 29, 1994 $2,100,0002012 WSH 1st (16)