Capitals Insider: Shootouts


Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 03/23/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 3-2 shootout win against the Sharks

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ win in San Jose.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:50 AM ET, 03/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps-Sharks, Chris Brown, Dustin Penner, Eric Fehr, Five thoughts, Penalty Kill, Shootouts, Tom Wilson

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 03/21/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 2-1 shootout loss to Los Angeles

Notes and observations on Washington’s shootout loss.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:57 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Kings, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Joel Ward, Shootouts

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 2-1 shootout loss to the Sharks

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to San Jose.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:54 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Sharks, Five thoughts, Shootouts

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 12/20/2013

Shootout wins often mean early outs in postseason

While shootout wins are nice, a better indication of playoff success is a regulation victory.

By Neil Greenberg  |  08:28 AM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Shootouts, Statistical analysis

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Eric Fehr on shootouts: ‘It’s an easier way to get points in the regular season’

The Caps winger is a perfect five-for-five in shootouts, but he’s still not terribly fond of the tiebreak.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Fehr, Shootouts