Capitals Milestones Achieved in First Ten Games of the 2018-19 Season

Several Washington Capitals players have achieved career milestones during the first ten games of the 2018-19 season:

Alex Ovechkin Milestones

Alex Ovechkin has moved up the ranks on several All-Time career lists.

Nicklas Backstrom Milestones

Other Player Milestones

Capitals Milestones within Reach

  • Brooks Orpik – Eight games shy of 1,000 career games
  • Alex Ovechkin – One power-play goals shy of passing Marcel Dionne (234) for eighth place on the NHL power-play goals list. Two multi-goal games shy of passing Steve Yzerman (124) for 12th place on the NHL multi-goal games list.
  • Dmitry Orlov – Five assists shy of 100 career assists
  • Devante Smith-Pelly – Five points shy of 100 NHL points

Further Reading
Ovechkin and Backstrom Continue to Break Records
Ovechkin Passes Messier in Career Goals
Backstrom Gets 600th Assist
Ovechkin Now 9th in Power Play Goals
Career Milestones Achieved on Opening Day
Milestones in Sight for 2018-19 Season

By Diane Doyle

About Diane Doyle

Been a Caps fan since November 1975 when attending a game with my then boyfriend and now husband.
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