National Hockey League

 
                        ***** Washington Capitals *****
 
  Team Founded: 1974
  Team History: 1974-Present - Washington Capitals
 
  Team Colors:  Pacific Teal, Grey, Black & White
 
  Arena Address: Verizon Center
                 601 F Street, NW
                 Washington, DC 20004
                 (202-266-2200)
 
  Opened: December 2, 1997
  First Official Game: December 5, 1997, a 3-2 overtime victory over the
  Florida Panthers.
  Arena Capacity: 20,600
 
  Majority Owner/Chairman: Ted Leonsis
  President & Owner: Dick Patrick
  Vice President & General Manager: Brian MacLellan
  Head Coach: Barry Trotz
 
                            Coaching History:
 
  Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
  1974-75            Jim Anderson                  4- 45-5
                     (Replaced after 54 Games in 1974-75 Season)
                     Red Sullivan                  2- 17- 0
                     (Interim Head Coach for 19 Games in 1974-75 Season)
                     Milt Schmidt                  2-  5- 0
  1975-76            Milt Schmidt                  3- 28- 5
                     (Replaced after 36 Games in 1975-76 Season)
                     Tom McVie                     8- 31- 5
  1976-78            Tom McVie                    41- 91-28
  1978-80            Don Belisle                  24- 41-15
                     (Replaced after 16 Games in 1979-80 Season)
                     Gary Green                   23- 20-11
  1980-82            Gary Green                   27- 48-18
                     (Replaced after 13 Games in 1981-82 Season)
                     Roger Crozier                 0-  1- 0
                     (Interim Head Coach for 1 Game in 1981-82 Season)
                     Bryan Murray                 25- 28-13
  1982-90            Bryan Murray                318-218-70     24-22
                     (Replaced after 46 Games in 1989-90 Season)
                     Terry Murray                 18- 14-12      8- 7
  1990-94            Terry Murray                145-120-26     10-14
                     (Replaced after 47 Games in 1993-94 Season)
                     Jim Schoenfeld               19- 12- 6      5- 6
  1994-1997          Jim Schoenfeld               94- 90-28      5- 8
  1997-2002          Ron Wilson                  192-167-51     13-13
  2002-2003          Bruce Cassidy                47- 54- 9      2- 4
                     (Replaced after 28 Games in 2003-04 Season)
  2003-2007          Glen Hanlon                  86-144-37
                     (Replaced after 21 Games in 2007-08 Season)
  2007-2011          Bruce Boudreau              201- 88-40     17-20
                     (Replaced after 22 Games in 2011-12 Season)
  2011-2012          Dale Hunter                  30- 23- 7      7- 7
  2012-2014          Adam Oates                   65- 48-17      3- 4
  2014-present       Barry Trotz
 
  Retired Numbers:
 
   5 - Rod Langway
   7 - Yvon Labre
 
  Capitals in the Hall of Fame (4)
 
 2001 - Mike Gartner
 2002 - Rod Langway
 2004 - Larry Murphy
 2012 - Adam Oates
 
                            Yearly Records:
 
                       Reg. Season                     Playoffs
  Year    Location    W   L  T  OL PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
  ------------------------------------------------------------------
  1974-75 Washington  8  67  5      21   (5)  Norris
  1975-76 Washington 11  59 10      32   (5)  Norris
  1976-77 Washington 24  42 14      62   (4)  Norris
  1977-78 Washington 17  49 14      48   (5)  Norris
  1978-79 Washington 24  41 15      63   (4)  Norris
  1979-80 Washington 27  40 13      67   (5)  Patrick
  1980-81 Washington 26  36 18      70   (5)  Patrick
  1981-82 Washington 26  41 13      65   (5)  Patrick
  1982-83 Washington 39  25 16      94   (3)  Patrick  1  3  .250
  1983-84 Washington 48  27  5     101   (2)  Patrick  4  4  .500
  1984-85 Washington 46  25  9     101   (2)  Patrick  2  3  .400
  1985-86 Washington 50  23  7     107   (2)  Patrick  5  4  .556
  1986-87 Washington 38  32 10      86   (2)  Patrick  3  4  .429
  1987-88 Washington 38  33  9      85   (2)  Patrick  7  7  .500
  1988-89 Washington 41  29 10      92   (1)  Patrick  2  4  .333
  1989-90 Washington 36  38  6      78   (3)  Patrick  8  7  .533
  1990-91 Washington 37  36  7      81   (3)  Patrick  5  6  .455
  1991-92 Washington 45  27  8      98   (2)  Patrick  3  4  .429
  1992-93 Washington 43  34  7      93   (2)  Patrick  2  4  .333
  1993-94 Washington 39  35 10      88   (3)  Atl      5  6  .455
  1994-95 Washington*22  18  8      52   (2)  Atl      3  4  .429
  1995-96 Washington 39  32 11      89   (4)  Atl      2  4  .333
  1996-97 Washington 33  40  9      75   (5)  Atl
  1997-98 Washington 40  30 12      92   (3)  Atl     12  9  .571
  1998-99 Washington 31  45  6      68   (3)  S/East
  1999-00 Washington 44  24 12   2 102   (1)  S/East   1  4  .200
  2000-01 Washington 41  27 10   4  96   (1)  S/East
  2001-02 Washington 36  33 11   2  85   (2)  S/East
  2002-03 Washington 39  29  8   6  92   (2)  S/East   2  4  .333
  2003-04 Washington 23  46 10   3  59   (5)  S/East
  2004-05 Washington Season Cancelled
 
                           Reg. Season                   Playoffs
   Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
  ---------------------------------------------------------------
  2005-06  Washington   29  41  12   70  (5)   S/East
  2006-07  Washington   28  40  14   70  (5)   S/East
  2007-08  Washington   43  31   8   94  (1)   S/East   3  4 .429
  2008-09  Washington   50  24   8  108  (1)   S/East   7  7 .500
  2009-10  Washington   54  15  13  121  (1)   S/East   3  4 .429
  2010-11  Washington   48  23  11  107  (1)   S/East   4  5 .444
  2011-12  Washington   42  32   8   92  (2)   S/East   7  7 .500
  2012-13  Washington*  27  18   3   57  (1)   S/East   3  4 .429
  2013-14  Washington   38  30  14   90  (5)   Metro
 
  * Lockout-Shortened Season
 
  Overall Regular Season Record: 1370 - 1317 - 108 - 303
  Overall Post Season Record:      94 -  112  (.456)
 
 
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