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
Nicklas BackstromseF356-1206L/-15November 23, 1987 $3,000,0002006 WSH 1st (4)
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)
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)
Zach FucalecaG276-2189-/L1May 28, 1995 $160,0002013 MTL 2nd (36)
Erik GustafssonseD306-0197L/-6March 14, 1992UFA2012 EDM 4th (93)
Garnet HathawayusF316-2212R/-7November 23, 1991 $1,200,000
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)
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)
Brett LeasoncaF236-5218R/-1April 30, 1999 $750,0002019 WSH 2nd (56)
Charlie LindgrenusG296-1182-/R6December 18, 1993 $1,200,000
Beck MalenstyncaF246-3200L/-2February 4, 1998 $110,0002016 WSH 5th (145)
Anthony ManthacaF286-5234L/-7September 16, 1994 $6,500,0002013 DET 1st (20)
Dylan McIlrathcaD306-4235R/-6April 20, 1992 $475,0002010 NYR 1st (10)
Connor McMichaelcaF226-0183L/-2January 15, 2001 $832,5002019 WSH 1st (25)
Bobby NardellausD265-9180L/-RApril 22, 1996 $750,000
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)
Garrett PilonusF246-0190R/-2April 13, 1998 $750,0002016 WSH 3rd (87)
Aliaksei ProtasbyF226-6225L/-1January 6, 2001 $70,0002019 WSH 3rd (91)
Conor ShearyusF305-9178L/-7June 8, 1992 $1,750,000
Joe SnivelyusF275-9174L/-1January 1, 1996 $750,000
Dylan StromecaF256-3200L/-6March 7, 1997 $3,500,0002015 ARI 1st (3)
Alexander SuzdalevruF186-1172L/-RMarch 5, 2004 $82,5002022 WSH 3rd (70)
Trevor van RiemsdykusD316-3188R/-8July 24, 1991 $1,000,000
Tom WilsoncaF286-4220R/-9March 29, 1994 $2,100,0002012 WSH 1st (16)