Washington Capitals 2020-2021

This is the projected roster and long-term planning for the Washington Capitals according to currently owned assets and taking into consideration a player’s skill level, role, contract situation, performance, past history and potential. This is what the line-up would look like in October 2020 without change.

LW AGE PTS C AGE PTS RW AGE PTS
Jakub Vrana 24 63 Evgeny Kuznetsov 28 84 Alex Ovechkin 35 68
Andre Burakovsky 25 55 Nicklas Backstrom 33 67 Tom Wilson 26 45
TJ Oshie 34 47 Lars Eller 31 39 Brett Connolly 28 36
Axel Jonsson-Fjallby 22 17 Chandler Stephenson 26 24 Nathan Walker 26 20
LD AGE PTS RD AGE PTS
Michal Kempny 30 19 John Carlson 30 50
Dmitry Orlov 29 40 Madison Bowey 25 22
Christian Djoos 26 18 Matt Niskanen 34 22
STARTER AGE GRADE BACKUP AGE GRADE
Braden Holtby 31 9/10 Ilya Samsonov 23 6/10

*Age as of December 31, 2020

*Point predictions for the 2020-2021 campaign included in order to give a general idea of a player’s potential output in congruence with his likely role within the team and assuming full health.

*Highlighted player names mean they have valid contracts signed through 2020-2021. The other players are either RFA/UFA beforehand or havn’t been signed to a contract just yet (i.e. prospects).

EXTRAS POS AGE
Devante Smith-Pelly F 28
Nic Dowd F 30
Riley Barber F 26
Liam O’Brien F 26
Travis Boyd F 27
Brooks Orpik D 40
Aaron Ness D 30
Phoenix Copley G 28
PROSPECTS POS AGE
Alexander Alexeyev D 21
Lucas Johansen D 23
Martin Fehervary D 21
Vitek Vanecek G 24
Kody Clark F 21
Jonas Siegenthaler D 23
Shane Gersich F 24
Garrett Pilon F 22
Connor Hobbs D 23
Damien Riat F 23
Tobias Geisser D 21