First Washington Capitals Goals

Here is a list of every Capitals player who scored a goal for the team.

Also see: First NHL goals by Caps

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DatePlayerOpponentAssistsResultInfoPhoto
2020-03-05Ilya Kovalchuk@NYRLars Eller, Richard PanikOTL, 6-5Acquired at the trade deadline from Montreal. Also had two assists. | Video
2019-12-21Radko GudasTBLLars Eller, Jonas SiegenthalerW, 3-1Didn't have a personalized goal song picked out because he was waiting to score one first. | Story
2019-11-18Richard PanikANATravis Boyd, Lars EllerW, 5-2Scored in 13th game with Caps. | Video
2019-11-09Jonas SiegenthalerVGKTravis BoydW, 5-2Scored on the one-year anniversary of his first game. | Story | Video
2019-11-01Brendan LeipsicBUFTravis Boyd, Radko GudasW, 6-1Also had an assist. | Story
2019-10-05Garnet HathawayCARBrendan LeipsicOTL, 3-2Played mainly on the fourth line. | Story | Video
2019-03-03Carl Hagelin@NYRLars Eller, Brooks OrpikW, 3-2Traded from L.A. but also scored against the Rangers, who he also played for. | Video
2018-12-29Tyler Lewington@OTTNicklas Backstrom, Jonas SiegenthalerW, 3-2Lewington gets a Gordie Howe hat trick in the same game, the second of his career. | Story | Video
2018-12-29Madison Bowey@OTTTom WilsonW, 3-2Scored his first goal on the same night Tyler Lewington scored his first. | Story | Video
2018-12-08Travis Boyd@CBJAlex Ovechkin, Nic DowdW, 4-0Scored in 21st career game. | Story | Video
2018-12-08Dmitrij Jaskin@CBLTravis Boyd, Dmitry OrlovW, 4-0Played 37 games for the Caps.
2018-10-03Nic DowdBOSNathan Walker, Devante Smith-PellyW, 7-0Scored in first game with Caps. Video
2018-03-30Michal KempnyCARJohn Carlson, T.J. OshieL, 4-1Traded from Chicago.
2018-03-24Jakub Jerabek@MONAndre Burakovsky, T.J. OshieW, 6-4Traded from Montreal.
2017-11-02Alex ChiassonNYIJohn Carlson, Jay BeagleW, 4-3Played one season with the Caps.
2017-10-28Devante Smith-Pelly@EDMJohn Carlson, Alex OvechkinW, 5-2Played two seasons in Washington.
2017-10-26Chandler StephensonVANJay Beagle, Madison BoweyL, 2-6Scored in his 14th career game, getting Madison Bowey his first career point. | Video
2017-10-11Christian Djoos*PITLars Eller, Brett ConnollyL, 2-3Scored in first career game and also has an assist. | Story | Video
2017-10-07Nathan Walker*MTLSmith-Pelly, Jay BeagleW, 6-1Tips in a shot in his first career game. First Australian player to play in NHL. | Video
2017-04-04Kevin Shattenkirk@TORNicklas Backstrom, Alex OvechkinW, 4-1Traded from St. Louis. Scored on power play. Video
2017-02-11Zach SanfordANABrett Connolly, Matt NiskanenW, 6-4Scored the winner against Anaheim in his 21st career game. | Story | Video
2016-12-09Jakub Vrana@BUFEvgeny Kuznetsov, Dmitry OrlovW, 4-1Scored in his 5th career game. | Video
2016-10-30Brett Connolly@CGYJay Beagle, Zach SanfordW, 3-1Played three seasons in Washington.
2016-10-22Lars EllerNYRBrooks OrpikL, 4-2Scored in fifth game with Caps.
2016-03-18Daniel WinnikNSHEvgeny Kuznetsov, Braden HoltbyW, 4-1Traded from Toronto. Scored twice.
2016-03-02Taylor ChorneyTORT.J. Oshie, Evgeny KuznetsovW, 3-2Played 97 games for the Caps.
2016-02-22Mike RichardsARITom Wilson, Jason ChimeraW, 3-2Signed mid-season. Played 39 games with Washington.
2016-02-06Paul Carey@NJDMatt Niskanen, Brooks LaichW, 3-2Scored once in 10 games with the Caps. | Story | Video
2016-01-10Zach SillOTTJason Chimera, Karl AlznerW, 7-1Played ten games with Washington.
2015-10-23Justin Williams@EDMMatt Niskanen, Evgeny KuznetsovW, 7-4Played two seasons with the Caps.
2015-10-15T.J. OshieCHIEvgeny Kuznetsov, John CarlsonW, 4-1Also had an assist. | Story
2015-10-10Brooks OrpikNJDTom Wilson, Jason ChimeraW, 5-3Played a full season with Caps before scoring first goal.
2015-04-11Stanislav GalievNYRBrooks Orpik, Michael LattaL, 2-4Scored first goal in final game of season, in final 30 seconds of game. | Story | Video
2015-03-05Curtis GlencrossMINEvgeny Kuznetsov, Matt NiskanenL, 2-1Traded from Calgary. Scored only Caps goal of game.
2014-11-22Matt NiskanenBUFNicklas Backstrom, Marcus JohanssonL, 2-1Scored only Caps goal in loss.
2014-10-26Liam O'BrienVANMike GreenL, 2-4Scored in his eighth career game. | Story
2014-10-09Andre Burakovsky*MONTroy BrouwerSOL, 2-1Scored in his first career game. | Story | Video
2014-03-25Evgeny KuznetsovLAKAlex Ovechkin, Eric FehrSOL, 4-5Ties the game, 4-4, in his eighth career game. | Story | Video
2014-03-25Dustin PennerLAKChris BrownL, 5-4Traded from Anaheim.
2014-03-22Chris Brown@SJSDustin Penner, Tom WilsonW, 3-2Ties the game which helps the Caps win in San Jose for the first time in nearly 21 years. | Story | Video
2014-02-08Julien BrouilletteNJDPatrick Wey, Nicklas BackstromW, 3-0Scored in second career game. | Story | Video
2014-01-25Casey Wellman@MONAlex Ovechkin, Connor CarrickW, 5-0Played 13 games with Washington.
2013-12-07Nate SchmidtNSHMartin Erat, Joel WardW, 5-2Scored in 25th career game. | Story | Video
2013-11-15Michael Latta@DETJohn Carlson, Karl AlznerW, 4-3Scored in 10th career game. | Story | Video
2013-11-05Tom WilsonNYIAlex Ovechkin, Mikhail GrabovskiW, 6-2Wilson gets a shaving cream pie to the face, delivered by Ovechkin, and has to leave the media scrum to wipe it off. | Story | Video
2013-11-05Alexander UrbomNYITom Wilson, Steven OleksyW, 6-2Played 20 games with the Caps.
2013-10-26Aaron Volpatti@CGYNate Schmidt, Mike GreenL, 5-2Played 60 games with the Caps.
2013-10-03Connor CarrickCGYMarcus Johansson, Karl AlznerW, 5-4Scored on a breakaway in his second career game. | Story | Video
2013-10-01Mikhail Grabovski@CHIJoel WardL, 6-4Had a hat trick and an assist in first Caps game.
2013-04-16Martin EratTORAlex Ovechkin, John CarlsonW, 5-1Traded from Nashville. Also had an assist.
2013-04-09Jack Hillen@MONMarcus Johansson, Nicklas BackstromW, 3-2Also had an assist.
2013-03-10Steven OleksyNYRJason Chimera, Marcus JohanssonL, 1-4Scored in 4th career game. | Story | Video
2013-03-05Tomas KundratekBOSEric Fehr, Nicklas BackstromW, 4-3Scored his only NHL goal with the Caps. | Video
2013-01-25Mike Ribeiro@NJDJoel Ward, Mike GreenOTL, 3-2Played one season for the Caps.
2013-01-24Joey CrabbMONJason Chimera, Jay BeagleL, 4-1Scored the only goal for the Caps.
2013-01-19Wojtek Wolski@TBLMike Ribeiro, Roman HamrlikL, 6-3Scored in first game with Caps.wojtek wolski capitals
2012-01-15Dmitry OrlovCARJason ChimeraW, 2-1Scored the game-winner in the third period. | Video
2011-11-04Cody Eakin@CARAlexander SeminW, 5-1Scored in second career game. | Video
2011-10-20Joel Ward@PHIJeff SchultzW, 5-2Roman Hamrlik also scored his first Caps goal.
2011-10-20Roman Hamrlik@PHIMatt Hendricks, Mathieu PerreaultW, 5-2Joel Ward also scored his first Caps goal.
2011-10-10Troy BrouwerTBLJeff Schultz, Marcus JohanssonW, 6-5Scored in second game with Caps.
2011-10-05Viktor Kozlov@ATLMike Green, Alex OvechkinW, 3-1Played two seasons with the Caps.
2011-03-26Marco Sturm@MONNicklas Backstrom, Alexander SeminW, 2-0Traded from L.A. Also had an assist.
2011-03-22Dennis Wideman@PHINicklas Backstrom, Mike KnubleW, 5-4Traded from Florida. Scored on the power play.
2011-03-03Scott HannanSTLAlex Ovechkin, Matt HendricksW, 3-2Traded from Colorado. Jason Arnott also got his first Caps goal.
2011-03-03Jason ArnottSTLAlexander Semin, Brooks LaichW, 3-2Traded from N.J. Scott Hannan also scored his first Caps goal.
2010-12-21Andrew GordonNJDMarcus Johansson, John ErskineW, 5-1Also has an assist. Kisses Marcus Johansson afterward. 8th career game. | Video
2010-10-27Matt Hendricks@CARDavid Steckel, John ErskineW, 3-0Played three seasons with the Caps.
2010-10-19Marcus JohanssonBOSJason Chimera, Matt HendricksL, 1-3Scored in his fifth career game. | Video
2010-03-25John Carlson@CARJason Chimera, John ErskineSOL, 2-3Scored in his 18th career game.
2010-03-18Joe Corvo@CARMatt Bradley, Scott WalkerL, 4-3Traded from Carolina. Scored twice against his old team in the first period.Joe Corvo
2010-03-06Eric BelangerNYRBrooks Laich, Alexander SeminW, 2-0Traded from Minnesota.
2010-03-04Scott WalkerTAMMike Green, Boyd GordonW, 5-4Traded from Carolina. Scored twice in first game.
2010-01-09Jason Chimera@ATLBrendan Morrison, Eric FehrW, 8-1Traded to Caps from Columbus midseason.
2009-11-23Jay Beagle@OTTUnassistedL, 3-4Scored in 7th career game.
2009-11-07Mathieu PerreaultFLAUnassistedW, 7-4Scored in third career game, early in the third period. | VideoMathieu Perreault
2009-10-03Mike KnubleTORChris Clark, Alex OvechkinW, 6-4Played three seasons for the Caps.
2009-10-03Brendan MorrisonTORMike Green, Brooks LaichW, 6-4Also had an assist.
2009-04-01Keith AucoinNYIEric FehrW, 5-3Played 49 games for the Caps over four seasons.
2009-01-01Sean CollinsTBLAlex Ovechkin, Shaone MorrisonnW, 7-4Scored his only NHL goal with the Caps.
2008-12-30Chris Bourque@BUFDave Steckel, Eric FehrW, 4-2Scored in 9th career game. | Video
2008-12-06Karl Alzner@TORUnassistedW, 2-1Scored in 6th career game.
2008-10-25Tyler Sloan@DALViktor Kozlov, Alex OvechkinW, 6-5Scored in his third career game.
2008-03-16Sergei FedorovBOSNicklas Backstrom, Brooks LaichW, 2-1Traded from Columbus.
2008-03-03Matt CookeBOSJeff Schultz, Matt BradleyW, 10-2Also had two assists.
2008-02-05Tom Poti@CBJBrooks Laich, Jeff SchultzW, 4-3Also had an assist.
2007-12-12Joe MotzkoNYRBrooks Laich, Donald BrashearW, 5-4Scored twice.
2007-12-10Quintin LaingNJDJohn Erskine, Matt BradleyW, 3-2Scored in fifth game with the Caps.
2007-11-08Nicklas Backstrom@OTTViktor Kozlov, Michael NylanderW, 4-1Scored in his 16th career game. | Video
2007-10-29Jeff Schultz@TORMichael Nylander, Matt PettingerW, 7-1Scored in 44th career game.
2007-10-24Dave SteckelTBLAlex Ovechkin, KozlovW, 5-3Scored in his 20th career game.
2007-03-16Alexandre GirouxTORSteve Eminger, Mike GreenW, 5-1Scored in 6th career game.
2007-02-24Milan Jurcina@NJDAlexander Semin, Alex OvechkinW, 4-2Traded from Boston.
2007-02-24Tomas Fleischmann@NJDBoyd GordonW, 4-2Scored in 23rd career game.
2007-01-27Eric FehrCARAlexander SeminW, 7-3Scored in his 14th career game.
2007-01-09Donald BrashearPHIBoyd GordonW, 6-2Played three seasons with the Caps.
2007-01-01Brian PothierPHXAlex Ovechkin, Matt PettingerL, 3-2Played 160 games for the Caps.
2006-12-29Lawrence Nycholat@NJDAlex Ovechkin, Dainius ZubrusL, 3-4Scored both NHL goals with the Caps
2006-12-02John ErskineBUFSteve EmingerW, 7-4Empty-netter. Also had an assist.
2006-10-18Kris BeechFLAAlexander Semin, Richard ZednikW, 5-2Drafted by the Caps in 1999.
2006-04-07Shaone Morrisonn@CARDainius Zubrus, Matt PettingerOTL, 4-3Scored 9 goals with the Caps.
2006-04-03Rico Fata@CARChris Clark, Ivan MajeskyOTL, 6-5Scored twice.
2006-03-08Ivan MajeskyPITShaone Morrisonn, Matt BradleyW, 6-3Played 57 games for the Caps.
2006-02-03Mike GreenTORAlex Ovechkin, Chris ClarkW, 4-1Scored in his 13th career game, his only goal that season. | Video
2005-11-19Brooks Laich@MTLJakub Klepis, Tomas FleischmannW, 5-1Laich played briefly before the lockout but didn't score his first goal until 11 games into the 2005 season.
2005-11-08Ben Clymer@TORMatt Bradley, Brian SutherbyL, 6-4Played two seasons for the Caps.
2005-11-04Jakub Klepis*ATLMathieu Biron, Brian WillsieW, 3-2Scored in first career game. | Story
2005-11-04Bryan MuirATLShaone MorrisonnW, 3-2Played two seasons with the Caps.
2005-10-26Jeff Friesen@BUFPetr Sykora, Steve EmingerW, 3-2Played 33 games for the Caps.
2005-10-16Chris ClarkTBLSteve Eminger, Dainius ZubrusW, 3-2Served as team captain for almost four seasons.
2005-10-13Matt BradleyNYIAlex Ovechkin, Steve EmingerL, 5-3Scored twice.Matt Bradley
2005-10-10Steve EmingerNYRChris ClarkW, 3-2Scored in his third season with the Caps.
2005-10-10Petr SykoraNYRFriesen, CasselsW, 3-2Scored twice in 10 career games before returning to the Czech Republic.
2005-10-08Jamie Heward@ATLAlex OvechkinL, 8-1Played two seasons with the Caps.
2005-10-07Andrew CasselsATLJeff Halpern, Alex OvechkinL, 7-3Scored on the power play.
2005-10-05Alex Ovechkin*CBJDainius Zubrus, Jeff HalpernW, 3-2Scored twice in his first career game. | Story
2005-10-05Mathieu BironATLPetr Sykora, Jeff FriesenL, 7-3Played one season with the Caps.
2004-04-01Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre@BOSKip MillerT, 3-3Played 13 games for the Caps.
2003-12-11Bates BattagliaBOSBoyd GordonW, 6-5Traded from Colorado.
2003-11-12Brian WillsieCARUnassistedW, 7-1Played 132 games for the Caps.
2003-11-06Joel Kwiatkowski@PHIJason Doig, Robert LangL, 4-2Played two seasons with the Caps.
2003-10-31Alexander SeminATLRobert LangW, 2-1Scored in 4th career game.
2003-10-11Boyd GordonATLJaromir Jagr, Brendan WittL, 3-4Scored in his second career game.
2003-10-09John GrudenNYIBrian WillsieW, 6-1Scored only NHL goal with the Caps.
2003-03-25Josef Boumedienne@MONJaromir Jagr, Sergei BerezinW, 4-3Scored in his first Caps game.
2003-03-14Sergei BerezinLAKRobert Lang, Dainius ZubrusL, 3-1Traded from Chicago. Scored in first Caps game.
2003-01-28Josh GreenSTLBrendan Witt, Robert LangL, 5-3Traded from N.Y. Rangers.
2003-01-25Andreas Salomonsson@MONJosh Green, Dainius ZubrusT, 1-1Scored the only goal for the Caps in this game.
2003-01-11Jason DoigFLAJaromir Jagr, Kip MillerW, 12-2Played two seasons for the Caps.
2002-12-19Rick BerryBOSMichael Nylander, Jaromir JagrW, 5-3Scored both NHL goals with the Caps.
2002-11-29Brian SutherbyOTTSteve Konowalchuk, Mike GrierL, 2-6Scored in 21st career game.
2002-11-26Ivan Ciernik@TORDainius ZubrusL, 5-4Played 60 games for the Caps.
2002-11-19Michael NylanderSJSRobert Lang, Jaromir JagrL, 3-2Traded from Chicago. Also had an assist.
2002-11-05Mike Grier@CBJKen Klee, Jeff HalpernW, 4-3Played two seasons with the Caps.
2002-10-25Kip Miller@TAMDainius Zubrus, Sergei GoncharL, 3-2Also had an assist.
2002-10-11Robert LangNSHKip Miller, Jaromir JagrW, 5-4Also had an assist. Scored in first Caps game.
2002-04-06Nolan Yonkman@NYIChris Simon, Steve KonowalchukL, 4-5Scored his only NHL goal with the Caps.
2002-03-23J.F. Fortin@CBJUlf DahlenW, 5-2Scored only NHL goal with the Caps.
2002-03-21Frantisek Kucera@TORJaromir Jagr, Glen MetropolitW, 4-3Played one season for the Caps.
2002-01-23Rob ZettlerMONAndrei Nikolishin, Ulf DahlenL, 5-3Played 90 games for the Caps.
2002-01-09Colin ForbesCBJAndrei Nikolishin, Jeff HalpernW, 6-3Scored in first Caps game.
2001-12-26Stephen PeatPHIJoe SaccoL, 1-4Scored in 17th career game and fights Donald Brashear. | Video
2001-11-13Matt PettingerOTTDainius Zubrus, Sergei GoncharL, 5-11Scored in his 19th career game.
2001-10-06Jaromir JagrNJDDainius Zubrus, Adam OatesW, 6-1Also had an assist.
2001-04-05Dainius ZubrusFLAAdam Oates, Sergei GoncharW, 3-0Traded late in the season from Montreal.
2001-03-28Trevor LindenCARPeter BondraW, 7-0Traded from Montreal. Also had an assist.
2001-03-09Trent WhitfieldNYRUnassistedW, 5-3Scored in 47th career game.
2000-02-23Joe MurphyFLAAdam Oates, Chris SimonW, 3-2Traded from Boston.
2000-02-18Terry Yake@CHIJoe Murphy, Sergei GoncharW, 5-4Traded from St. Louis.
2000-02-03Jim McKenzieCARJames Black, Adam OatesW, 2-1Traded from Anaheim.
1999-11-24Ulf Dahlen@BUFAdam Oates, Dmitri MironovL, 5-2Scored both goals for the Caps.
1999-11-07Joe Sacco@CARChris Simon, Andrei NikolishinL, 3-2Played three seasons with the Caps.
1999-11-03Glen MetropolitOTTAdam Oates, Sergei GoncharW, 3-1Has two goals and an assist in his second career game. | Video
1999-10-19Jeff HalpernANAMiika Elomo, Dmitri MironovL, 1-7Scored in his sixth career game.jeff halpern
1999-10-08Alexei Tezikov@BUFPeter Bondra, MinonovW, 3-2Scored only NHL goal with the Caps.
1999-04-07Benoit GrattonSTLJoe Reekie, Trevor HalversonL, 2-4Scored in 17th career game.
1998-11-07James Black@OTTMike EaglesW, 8-5Played three seasons with the Caps.
1998-10-18Matt Herr@TBLKelly MillerW, 4-1Scored in fourth career game and adds an assist.
1998-10-16Dmitri MironovMONCalle Johansson, Adam OatesT, 2-2Played three seasons with the Caps.
1998-03-31Esa TikkanenNYIJeff BrownW, 5-2Traded from Florida. Almost scored a critical Stanley Cup goal.
1998-03-28Brian Bellows@VANJeff Brown, Calle JohanssonW, 3-2Scored twice in first Caps game.
1997-11-26Jeff TomsMONSergei Gonchar, Phil HousleyL, 6-5Traded from Tampa Bay.
1997-10-11Jan BulisNYISylvain Cote, Richard ZednikW, 3-1Scored in his 6th career game.
1997-03-11Rick TocchetVANPhil Housley, Sylvain CoteW, 4-1Traded from Boston.
1997-03-04Adam OatesCGYTodd Krygier, Joe JuneauW, 2-1Traded late season from Boston. Scored in his first two games as a Cap.
1997-02-11Eric Charron@VANSylvain CoteW, 5-2Played 29 games for the Caps.
1997-02-01Anson Carter@FLAUnassistedW, 3-1Scored in 13th career game.
1996-12-13Jaroslav Svejkovsky@ANAChris Simon, Joe JuneauL, 4-5Scored in second career game and adds an assist.
1996-11-14Chris Simon@PHIPeter Bondra, Mark TinordiW, 5-2Scored in third game with the Caps.
1996-11-12Andrei Nikolishin@NJDChris Simon, Peter BondraL, 3-2Traded early in the season from Hartford.
1996-10-08Phil Housley@DALJoe Juneau, Dale HunterL, 5-3Also had an assist.
1996-10-05Richard ZednikCHIUnassistedL, 2-5Scored in second career game.
1996-04-10Steve Poapst*@NYRDale HunterW, 4-1Scored in his first game.
1996-02-29Andrew Brunette@FLASylvain Cote, Michal PivonkaT, 2-2Scored in fourth career game.
1995-10-26Brendan Witt@BOSJoe Juneau, Keith JonesW, 4-2Scored in eighth career game and also has an assist.
1995-10-20Jim JohnsonLAKSylvain CoteL, 7-4Played 121 games for the Caps.
1995-10-17Stefan Ustorf@DALPat PeakeW, 4-3Scored in fourth career game.
1995-04-21Sergei GoncharHFDJoe Juneau, Steve KonowalchukW, 6-3Scored in his 27th career game.
1995-04-21Mike EaglesHARKelly Miller, Dave PoulinW, 6-3Traded from Winnipeg.
1995-04-04Ken Klee@NYIRob Pearson, Calle JohanssonW, 5-4Scored in 11th career game.
1995-04-02Jeff NelsonBOSKen KleeW, 2-1Scored in ninth career game.
1995-03-31Martin GendronQUERob Pearson, Sylvain CoteW, 6-4Scored in third career game.
1995-03-12Kevin KaminskiTBLCraig Berube, Rob PearsonW, 3-1Scored all 3 career goals with the Caps.
1995-02-23Mark Tinordi@OTTPeter Bondra, Dale HunterT, 5-5Scored on the power play.
1995-02-08Joe Reekie@NYRPat Peake, Joe JuneauL, 5-4Scored the first goal of the game.
1995-01-27Jason AllisonNYIJoe Juneau, Sylvain CoteW, 5-2Scored in third career game.
1994-04-12Todd NelsonWINSteve Konowalchuk, Calle JohanssonW, 4-3Scored one goal in two games with the Caps.
1994-03-22Joe JuneauHARShawn Anderson, Calle JohanssonW, 4-1Late season trade from Boston. Also had two assists in first game with Washington.
1993-12-30Enrico CicconeANADave PoulinW, 3-0Scored in 25th game with the Caps.
1993-12-21John Slaney@PHIUnassistedW, 4-1Scored in fifth career game.
1993-11-18Pat Peake@PITMike Ridley, Kelly MillerL, 2-3Scored in 12th career game.
1993-10-30Craig Berube@SJSSteve KonowalchukW, 4-2Scored the first goal of the game.
1993-10-27Brian Curran@VANPeter Bondra, Dmitri KhristichW, 4-2Played 26 games for the Caps.
1993-10-08Jason WoolleyNJDPeter Bondra, Alan MayL, 3-6Scored in 28th career game.
1993-10-06Dave Poulin@WINCalle JohanssonL, 6-4Scored in his first game with the Caps.
1992-11-22Shawn Anderson@QUEPeter Bondra, Reggie SavageW, 6-4Scored on the power play.
1992-11-18Reggie SavageMNSUnassistedL, 4-5Scored in fifth career game and adds an assist.
1992-11-03Keith JonesCHITodd KrygierW, 4-1Scored in his third career game and has two assists.
1992-10-31Steve Konowalchuk@EDMCalle JohanssonL, 2-4Scored in his third career game.
1992-10-30Sylvain Cote@CGYMike Ridley, Dale HunterW, 3-1Power play goal.
1992-10-12Pat Elynuik@NJDAl Iafrate, Kevin HatcherL, 4-2Played 84 games for the Caps.
1992-03-03Paul MacDermidMINKelly Miller, Kevin HatcherL, 3-1Traded from Winnipeg. Scored in first Caps game.
1991-10-11Todd KrygierNYRMichal Pivonka, Peter BondraW, 5-1Scored in his first Caps game.
1991-10-05Randy BurridgeBUFCalle Johansson, Kevin HatcherW, 3-1Scored on the power play.
1991-03-30Jeff GreenlawNJDKen Sabourin, Tim BerglandW, 4-0Scored in 31st career game.
1991-01-27Ken SabourinNYIStephen Leach, Dale HunterW, 5-4Traded from Calgary.
1991-01-25Al IafrateMINStephen Leach, Mike RidleyT, 2-2Traded from Toronto.
1990-12-28Dmitri KhristichNYRDino Ciccarelli, Mike RidleyL, 3-5Scored in his fifth career game.
1990-12-20Mike Lalor@TORMike Ridley, Kelly MillerT, 3-3Played 132 games with the Caps.
1990-12-11Alfie TurcottePHIUnassistedW, 4-1Played 10 games for the Caps.
1990-11-14Mikhail Tatarinov@TORKevin HatcherL, 3-5Scored in 11th career game and the two following games.
1990-11-11Joel QuennevilleBOSPeter Bondra, John DruceL, 5-3The Caps lost all nine games he played in.
1990-11-03John Purves@NYITippett, Dale HunterW, 5-2Scored once in 7 career games
1990-10-27Dave Tippett@CGYCalle JohanssonL, 9-4Scored twice and had an assist.
1990-10-17Peter Bondra@NJDUnassistedL, 3-2Scored in fifth career game.
1990-10-05Peter ZezelPITDino Ciccarelli, Bob RouseL, 7-4Scored in first Caps game, on the power play.
1990-02-11Tim BerglandMNSDino Ciccarelli, Alan MayW, 5-3Scored in 11th career game.
1990-01-31Kent Paynter@MNSKelly MillerW, 4-3Scored only NHL goal with the Caps.
1990-01-16Bob RouseNJDRob MurrayW, 9-6Played 130 games for the Caps.
1990-01-13Scot Kleinendorst@NYIRob MurrayL, 4-2Played 18 games for the Caps.
1990-01-08John Tucker@TORUnassistedL, 8-6Traded from Buffalo.
1989-12-21Bob Joyce@PITDale Hunter, Geoff CourtnallL, 5-2Traded from Boston.
1989-12-15Rob MurrayNYINick Kypreos, Alan MayL, 3-5Scored in 26th career game.
1989-11-29Nick Kypreos@DETDoug Wickenheiser, Alan MayW, 5-3Scored in 15th career game.
1989-10-23Alan May@CGYDale Hunter, Scott StevensT, 3-3Scored on the power play.
1989-10-21Chris Felix@TORDino Ciccarelli, Scott StevensL, 4-8Scored in 25th career game.
1989-10-16Brian Tutt@MTLBob Rouse, Dale HunterW, 4-3Scored once in 7 career games.
1989-10-07Robin BawaCHIBob Rouse, Kevin HatcherL, 2-3Scored in second career game.
1989-03-11Dino CiccarelliNYRBengt Gustafsson, Chris FelixW, 4-2Traded from Minnesota.
1989-03-09Doug Wickenheiser@BOSGeoff Courtnall, Chris FelixW, 7-2Traded from N.Y. Rangers. Scored on the power play.
1989-02-15Jim Thomson@CHIScott Stevens, Mike RidleyL, 4-7Scored in 20th career game.
1989-01-22Neil SheehyDETUnassistedL, 4-3Played 131 games for the Caps.
1989-01-04Mike Millar@NYRDave Christian, Bengt GustafssonT, 3-3Played 18 games for the Caps.
1988-11-29John DruceSTLGeoff Courtnall, Scott StevensW, 4-3Scored in tenth career game.
1988-10-25Kent Carlson@VANMike Gartner, Mike RidleyW, 4-3Only played two games with the Caps.
1988-10-07Geoff CourtnallPITBengt Gustafsson, Kelly MillerL, 6-4Scored in first game with Caps. Also had an assist.
1988-03-26Calle JohanssonNYIChris Felix, Geoff CourtnallW, 3-2Traded from Buffalo. Power play goal.
1988-02-19Grant Ledyard@WINKevin Hatcher, Mike RidleyW, 6-0Traded from L.A. Scored on the power play.
1988-01-23Bill HoulderBUFDave Christian, Bengt GustafssonT, 3-3Scored in 24th career game.
1987-10-17Dale HunterNYRLarry MurphyW, 4-3Scored twice, including GWG.
1987-10-16Peter SundstromHARUnassistedW, 6-2Played two seasons with the Caps.
1987-10-11Paul Cavallini@BUFUnassistedL, 5-6Scored in ninth career game.
1987-10-08Greg Smith@BOSPeter Sundstrom, Kelly MillerL, 4-3Played three seasons with the Caps.
1987-03-13Ed KastelicTORKevin Hatcher, JensenW, 10-2Scored in 31st career game.
1987-03-13Garry GalleyTORKevin Hatcher, Scott StevensW, 10-2Traded from L.A.
1987-03-03John BlumNJDMichal Pivonka, Lou FranceschettiW, 3-2Played 66 games for the Caps.
1987-01-07Mike Ridley@PITMike Gartner, Craig LaughlinL, 5-2Traded to Caps from the Rangers midseason. Power play goal.
1987-01-05Kelly Miller@STLBobby Gould, Gaetan DuchesneW, 6-4Traded to Caps from NYR midseason.
1986-10-20John Barrett@MONLou FranceschettiW, 5-4Played 69 games for the Caps.
1986-10-13Yvon Corriveau@NYRLarry Murphy, Dave ChristianW, 7-6Scored in fourth career game. Michal Pivonka also gets first goal.
1986-10-13Michal Pivonka@NYRMike Gartner, Greg SmithW, 7-6Had a goal and an assist in his third career game. Yvon Corriveau also gets first goal.
1986-03-29Steve Leach@HFDLou Franceschetti, Scott StevensT, 6-6Scored in his seventh career game.
1985-12-18Jorgen Pettersson@EDMUnassistedW, 5-2Traded from Hartford. Also had an assist.
1985-11-15David JensenVANBengt GustafssonW, 5-3Scored in first game as a Cap.
1985-10-25Dwight Schofield@WINAlan Haworth, Craig LaughlinT, 7-7Played 50 games for the Caps.
1985-04-07Kevin HatcherPITBobby Gould, ChristianW, 7-3Scored a goal in his second career game.
1985-03-22Mark TaylorMTLMike Gartner, Darren VeitchW, 3-1Traded from Pittsburgh.
1984-12-07Mike McEwenWINCraig Laughlin, Scott StevensL, 7-5Scored on the power play.
1984-12-01Dean Evason@BOSDarren Veitch, Greg AdamsW, 5-4Scored in sixth career game.
1984-11-03Paul GardnerNJDBob Carpenter, Mike GartnerW, 6-4Also had an assist.
1984-10-14Jim McGeough@CHIDoug Jarvis, Craig LaughlinW, 5-3Scored in seventh career game.
1984-10-13Andre HidiPHIBengt Gustafsson, Rod LangwayL, 2-4Scored two goals in seven career NHL games.
1984-03-21Gary SampsonMNSUnassistedW, 5-1Scored in tenth career game.
1984-03-01Peter AnderssonPITBobby Carpenter, Scott StevensW, 9-1Scored twice in 32nd career game.
1984-01-11Bryan Erickson@LAKScott Stevens, Bob CarpenterW, 4-2Scored in ninth career game.
1983-12-08Gary McAdamCGYDave Christian, Rod LangwayW, 4-3David Shand also got his first Caps goal.
1983-12-08David ShandCGYDoug JarvisW, 4-3Gary McAdam also got his first Caps goal.
1983-12-02Greg Adams@NJDCraig Laughlin, Chris ValentineT, 2-2Played five seasons in Washington.
1983-10-30Larry Murphy@WINMike Gartner, Gaetan DuchesneW, 7-3Traded from L.A. early in the season.
1983-10-26Dave Christian@NJDGreg Adams, Rod LangwayW, 2-0Scored insurance goal late in the game.
1982-10-30Doug Jarvis@STLDennis MarukW, 6-5Also had an assist.
1982-10-27Alan Haworth@PITBob Carpenter, Rod LangwayL, 7-5Played five seasons in Washington.
1982-10-20Rod LangwayMTLBob Carpenter, Lee NorwoodT, 3-3Scored on the power play against former team. Laughlin also scored.
1982-10-20Craig LaughlinMTLDennis MarukT, 3-3Scored against former team. Langway also scored.
1982-10-13Brian Engblom@TORDennis Maruk, Darren VeitchW, 5-3Scored on the power play.
1982-10-10Ken Houston@PHIMike Gartner, Brian EngblomL, 6-4Scored on the power play.
1982-10-06Scott Stevens*@NYRCraig Laughlin, Chris ValentineW, 5-4Scored in his first career game. | Story
1982-10-06Milan Novy*@NYRMike Gartner, Bobby CarpenterW, 5-4Scored a goal and has two assists in first game.
1982-10-06Ted Bulley@NYRMilan NovyW, 5-2Scored in first Caps game.
1982-02-17Lee Norwood@LAKDarren Veitch, Bobby GouldW, 5-2Traded from Quebec.
1982-01-09Terry Murray@STLDennis Maruk, Ryan WalterL, 7-4Scored twice.
1982-01-03Tony Cassolato@NYRLou Franceschetti, Darren VeitchW, 4-3Scored only career goal with the Caps.
1981-12-20Lou Franceschetti@NYRMike GartnerW, 3-2Scored in fifth career game.
1981-12-14Mike Siltala*@MTLPaul MacKinnon, Bengt GustafssonL, 3-6Scored only NHL goal in first career game.
1981-12-12Randy Holt@PITTorrie Robertson, Terry MurrayL, 7-4Traded from Calgary.
1981-12-02Torrie RobertsonCGYGreg Theberge, Mike GartnerW, 9-3Scored twice in sixth career game.
1981-11-27Bobby GouldMTLRyan WalterW, 5-2Traded to Caps from Calgary during the season. Also had an assist.
1981-11-22Chris Valentine*@PHITim Tookey, Gaeten DuchesneW, 3-2Scored in first career game.
1981-11-14Timo Blomqvist@HFDRyan WalterW, 4-0Scored in ninth career game.
1981-10-31Todd Bidner@CLRDennis Maruk, Howard WalkerL, 4-6Scored two goals in 12 career games.
1981-10-11Orest Kindrachuk@BOSRoland Stoltz, Bob KellyL, 6-3Played his final four NHL games with the Caps.
1981-10-10Gaetan DuchesneDETJean Pronovost, Terry MurrayW, 6-3Scored in second career game.
1981-10-10Roland StoltzDETPaul MacKinnon, Bengt GustafssonW, 6-3Scored in second game with the Caps.
1981-10-07Bobby Carpenter*@BUFRyan Walter, Mike GartnerL, 3-5Had a goal and an assist in his first career game. | Story
1981-01-04Archie HendersonPHIDoug JarvisL, 1-8Scored in seventh career game.
1980-12-27Jim McTaggart@MTLDoug Jarvis, Ryan WalterL, 4-7Played 71 career games, all with the Caps.
1980-12-26Howard WalkerNYRTim Tookey, Darren VeitchW, 7-3Scored both of his career goals with the Caps.
1980-12-20Tim TookeyPHIMike Gartner, Bengt GustafssonL, 2-5Scored in second career game.
1980-12-12Greg ThebergePITUnassistedL, 2-6Scored in 13th career game.
1980-11-20Darren VeitchCGYDennis Maruk, Mike GartnerW, 4-2Scored in 19th career game.
1980-11-15Rick Smith@HARPaul Mulvey, Ryan WalterW, 8-4Traded from Detroit. Scored in first Caps game.
1980-10-29Jean Pronovost@LAKBob Kelly, Dennis MarukL, 4-2Played 90 games with the Caps.
1980-10-25Bob Kelly@STLDennis Maruk, Dennis VervergaertT, 3-3Played 96 games with the Caps.
1980-10-12Dennis VervergaertNYIGuy Charron, Darren VeitchL, 2-1Scored on the power play.
1980-02-26Pat RibbleLAKPaul MulveyW, 5-3Traded from Toronto.
1980-02-02Tim CoulisNYRRobert PicardL, 3-6Scored in 12th career game.
1980-02-01Glen Currie@AFMPaul Mulvey, CoulisL, 2-4Scored in second career game.
1980-01-27Paul MacKinnonNYIRyan Walter, Bengt GustafssonW, 7-1Also had two assists.
1980-01-19Alan HangslebenPHIMike Kaszycki, Pierre BouchardT, 4-4Traded from Hartford. Scored in first Caps game.
1979-12-12Mike KaszyckiMNSRyan Walter, Tom RoweL, 5-4Traded from the Islanders and later traded to Toronto. Had a two goals and an assist.
1979-12-04Brent TremblayHFDRyan WalterT, 3-3Scored once in 10 career games.
1979-11-18Wes JarvisAFMGord Lane, Mike GartnerL, 2-4Scored in second career game.
1979-11-02Pierre Bouchard@WINUnassistedT, 1-1Scored the only goal for the Caps.
1979-10-24Antero Lehtonen@LAKTom Rowe, Robert PicardL, 3-5Scored in second game with the Caps.
1979-10-16Bengt GustafssonLAKBob Sirois, Rolf EdbergW, 8-6Scored two goals and had an assist in his fourth career game. Mike Gartner also gets first career goal.
1979-10-16Mike GartnerLAKLeif Svensson, Guy CharronW, 8-6Scored in fourth career game. Bengt Gustafsson also gets first career goal. | Story
1979-10-13Errol RausseBOSGuy CharronL, 2-5Scored in second career game.
1979-03-11Dennis Hextall@DETPaul Mulvey, Blair StewartT, 3-3Traded from Detroit, and scored against his former team.
1979-01-20Greg PolisPITDennis Maruk, Tom RoweW, 5-2Traded from the N.Y. Rangers. Scored twice and had an assist..
1979-01-12Gary RisslingCLRDennis Maruk, Tom RoweW, 8-1Scored in sixth career game. | Story
1978-11-14Leif SvenssonAFMGuy Charron, Gord LaneW, 8-7Scored in 16th career game and also has an assist.
1978-11-05Michel BergeronDETBob Girard, Guy CharronT, 3-3Played 30 games with the Caps.
1978-11-01Rolf EdbergPITBryan Watson, Leif SvenssonW, 6-4Scored in sixth career game and also has two assists.
1978-11-01Dennis MarukPITTom RoweW, 6-4Traded from Minnesota.
1978-10-28Ryan Walter@LAKBob GirardL, 1-5Scored in his second career game, and the two games after that.
1978-10-14Greg CarrollAFMBob SiroisL, 3-6Scored in third career game.
1978-10-13Paul Mulvey@AFMRolf Edberg, Bob SiroisT, 3-3Scored in second career game.
1977-12-28Larry Bolonchuk@PITGuy Charron, Doug PateyT, 2-2Scored in 28th game with the Caps.
1977-12-11Bob GirardSTLBob SiroisW, 2-1Traded from Cleveland.
1977-12-07Robert Picard@CLEGuy Charron, Eddy GodinW, 5-3Scored in 23rd career game.
1977-12-04Eddy GodinPITUnassistedL, 2-4Played in 27 career games, all with the Caps.
1977-12-02Doug GibsonCLEBill Collins, Ron LalondeL, 3-2Played 11 games with the Caps.
1977-11-15Mark Lofthouse@STLGerry Meehan, Dave ForbesT, 2-2Scored in third career game.
1977-11-02Nelson Burton*CHIRick Green, Bill CollinsT, 2-2Scored only NHL goal in first career game.
1977-10-19Dave ForbesMONUnassistedL, 5-3Played 79 games with the Caps.
1977-10-15Walt McKechnie@CLEJack Lynch, Dave ForbesL, 4-2Played 16 games with the Caps.
1977-02-02Craig Patrick@LAKBryan Watson, Bill CollinsL, 7-2Scored in first game with Caps. Related to Caps president Dick Patrick.
1977-01-30Bryan WatsonPHIMike Riley, Gerry MeehanT, 5-5Also had an assist. Traded from Detroit.
1977-01-04Bill RileyDETGerry MeehanT, 2-2Scored in fourth career game.
1976-12-17Bill CollinsTORUnassistedW, 3-2Traded from Philadelphia.
1976-12-05Tom Rowe*@BOSGuy Charron, Garnet "Ace" BaileyT, 5-5Scored in first career game.
1976-11-21Rick GreenCLRTony WhiteW, 3-1Scored in 18th career game and also adds an assist.
1976-11-09Doug PateyVANRick Bragnalo, Harvey BennettW, 4-2Played 45 career games, all with the Caps.
1976-10-05Guy CharronATFHartland MonahanW, 6-5Scored in first game with Caps. Also had an assist.
1976-03-16Rick BragnaloNYRBob Sirois, Tony WhiteW, 5-2Scored in ninth career game and also has an assist.
1976-01-24Gerry Meehan@PITHarvey BennettL, 8-2Traded from Atlanta. Scored in first game with Caps.
1976-01-23Jean LemieuxNYRGarnet "Ace" Bailey, Nelson PyattW, 7-5Traded from Atlanta. Scored in first game with Caps, on the power play. Also had an assist.
1975-12-19Bob SiroisPHIBrossart, Garnet "Ace" BaileyL, 7-5Traded from Philadelphia.
1975-12-19Harvey BennettPHIGreg Joly, Nelson PyattL, 7-5Traded from Pittsburgh.
1975-12-12Gord LaneDETMike Marson, Bob GrypL, 3-5Scored in third game with the Caps. He also got into a fight.
1975-12-03John PaddockBUFBlair Stewart, Bob ParadiseT, 4-4Scored in third game with the Caps.
1975-11-15Mike Lampman@STLPeter Scamurra, Paul NicholsonL, 9-2Scored in first game with Caps.
1975-10-17Hartland Monahan@CGSBill Clement, Tony WhiteT, 3-3Scored in sixth game with the Caps.
1975-10-11Bill Clement@PITJack Lynch, Hartland MonahanL, 7-5Scored on the power play. Also had an assist.
1975-10-09Peter Scamurra@PHITommy WilliamsL, 4-5Scored in second game with the Caps.
1975-10-07Tony WhitePITStan GilbertsonL, 2-4Scored in sixth game with the Caps.
1975-03-30Jack LynchDETUnassistedL, 8-5Traded from Detroit. Scored against former team.
1975-03-18Blair StewartPHIYvon Labre, Ron AndersonL, 2-7Scored in second game with the Caps.
1975-03-07Ron Jones@MTLNelson Pyatt, Mike MarsonL, 4-8Scored once in 54 career NHL games.
1975-03-01Larry Fullan@TORJack Lynch, Bill LesukL, 4-5Scored once in 4 career NHL games. Nelson Pyatt also scored his first.
1975-03-01Nelson Pyatt@TORUnassistedL, 4-5Scored in tenth game with the Caps, as Larry Fullan also scored his first.
1975-02-16Garnet "Ace" BaileyKCS?W, 3-0Traded from St. Louis. Stan Gilbertson also had first Caps goal.
1975-02-16Stan GilbertsonKCS?W, 3-0Also had an assist. Garnet "Ace" Bailey also had first Caps goal.
1975-02-11Gord BrooksNYRYvon Labre, Garnet "Ace" BaileyW, 7-4Scored on the power play. Also had two assists.
1974-12-20Ron Lalonde@CGSBill Lesuk, Doug MohnsL, 5-2Scored shorthanded. Bill Lesuk also scored his first Caps goal, also shorthanded.
1974-12-20Bill Lesuk@CGSRon LalondeL, 5-2Scored shorthanded. Ron Lalonde also scored his first Caps goal, also shorthanded.
1974-12-05Paul Nicholson@BUFBruce CowickL, 2-9Scored twice in fifth game with the Caps.
1974-11-27Willie Brossart@MNSUnassistedL, 4-6Scored the only goal of his career with the Caps.
1974-11-24Steve AtkinsonMNSGord SmithT, 4-4Played 46 games with the Caps.
1974-11-19Mike MarsonCGSLaframboise, MorrisonW, 6-4Scored twice in his 16th career game. First black player to score for Caps. Also, Bruce Cowick scored his first.
1974-11-19Bruce CowickCGSMike Bloom, Bob GrypW, 6-4Scored in his 15th career game. Also, Mike Marson scored his first.
1974-11-09Bill Mikkelson@PHIGreg Joly, Denis DupereL, 6-2Scored on the power play.
1974-11-07Tommy Williams@BOSDenis Dupere, Yvon LabreL, 10-4Played two seasons for the Caps.
1974-11-07Bob Gryp@BOSUnassistedL, 4-10Scored in his fourth career game.
1974-11-03Greg JolyKCSYvon Labre, Jim HrycuikL, 4-5Scored in 11th game with the Caps.
1974-10-27Gord SmithTORTommy Williams, Doug MohnsL, 3-4Scored in ninth career game.
1974-10-23Doug Mohns@CHITommy WilliamsL, 3-2Played in the first Caps season.
1974-10-19Pete Laframboise@DETJack Egers, Dave KryskowL, 4-6Played 45 games for the Caps before being traded to Pittsburgh.
1974-10-19Mike Bloom@DETYvon LabreL, 4-6Scored in fifth game with the Caps.
1974-10-17Denis DupereCHIBruce CowickW, 4-3Scored twice to help give the Caps their first ever victory.
1974-10-17Jack EgersCHIYvon Labre, Greg JolyW, 4-3Scored to help give the Caps their first ever victory.
1974-10-15Yvon LabreLAKDave Kryskow, Bill LesukT, 1-1Team got its first ever standings point.
1974-10-09Ron Anderson*@NYRDenis Dupere, Greg JolyL, 3-6Scored the second goal in Caps history in his first NHL game.
1974-10-09Jim Hrycuik*@NYRUnassistedL, 3-6Scored the first goal in Caps history in his first NHL game.
1974-10-09Dave Kryskow@NYRBruce Cowick, Jim HrycuikL, 3-6Scored in the first franchise game.

*Scored in first career game