2002–03 Washington Capitals · NHL
Division 2nd Southeast
2002–03 record 39–29–8
Goals for 224
Goals against 220
Coach Bruce Cassidy
Captain Steve Konowalchuk
Team Leaders
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Offseason[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Final standings[edit | edit source]

Southeast Division
No. CR GP W L T OTL GF GA Pts
1 3 Tampa Bay Lightning 82 36 25 16 5 219 210 93
2 6 Washington Capitals 82 39 29 8 6 224 220 92
3 11 Atlanta Thrashers 82 31 39 7 5 226 284 74
4 13 Florida Panthers 82 24 36 13 9 176 237 70
5 15 Carolina Hurricanes 82 22 43 11 6 171 240 61

Note: CR = Conference rank; GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; OTL = Overtime loss; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points
         Bolded teams qualified for the playoffs.

Game log[edit | edit source]

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1 W October 11, 2002 5–4 Nashville Predators (2002–03) 1–0–0–0
2 W October 12, 2002 2–1 @ New York Islanders (2002–03) 2–0–0–0
3 W October 17, 2002 2–1 @ Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 3–0–0–0
4 L October 19, 2002 1–3 @ Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 3–1–0–0
5 L October 20, 2002 2–5 @ Dallas Stars (2002–03) 3–2–0–0
6 W October 23, 2002 2–1 @ New York Rangers (2002–03) 4–2–0–0
7 L October 25, 2002 2–3 @ Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 4–3–0–0
8 T October 26, 2002 1–1 OT @ Florida Panthers (2002–03) 4–3–1–0
9 L October 28, 2002 2–3 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 4–4–1–0
10 L October 30, 2002 2–7 Boston Bruins (2002–03) 4–5–1–0
11 W November 1, 2002 3–2 Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 5–5–1–0
12 L November 2, 2002 1–2 @ Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 5–6–1–0
13 W November 5, 2002 4–3 OT @ Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 6–6–1–0
14 W November 7, 2002 2–1 OT Florida Panthers (2002–03) 7–6–1–0
15 W November 9, 2002 4–1 Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 8–6–1–0
16 L November 13, 2002 1–6 Dallas Stars (2002–03) 8–7–1–0
17 T November 15, 2002 2–2 OT @ Chicago Blackhawks (2002–03) 8–7–2–0
18 L November 16, 2002 0–1 @ Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 8–8–2–0
19 L November 19, 2002 2–3 San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 8–9–2–0
20 L November 21, 2002 3–4 Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 8–10–2–0
21 W November 23, 2002 6–3 Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 9–10–2–0
22 L November 26, 2002 4–5 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (2002–03) 9–11–2–0
23 W November 27, 2002 4–2 Calgary Flames (2002–03) 10–11–2–0
24 L November 29, 2002 2–6 Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 10–12–2–0
25 L December 1, 2002 4–5 @ Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 10–13–2–0
26 W December 3, 2002 4–1 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 11–13–2–0
27 W December 6, 2002 7–6 OT Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 12–13–2–0
28 L December 7, 2002 3–4 @ Buffalo Sabres (2002–03) 12–14–2–0
29 L December 11, 2002 0–3 @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim (2002–03) 12–15–2–0
30 W December 13, 2002 4–3 @ Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 13–15–2–0
31 L December 14, 2002 0–2 @ San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 13–16–2–0
32 T December 16, 2002 2–2 OT @ Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 13–16–3–0
33 W December 19, 2002 5–3 Boston Bruins (2002–03) 14–16–3–0
34 W December 21, 2002 3–1 @ New York Islanders (2002–03) 15–16–3–0
35 W December 23, 2002 3–0 Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 16–16–3–0
36 W December 27, 2002 3–2 New Jersey Devils (2002–03) 17–16–3–0
37 L December 28, 2002 1–2 OT @ New Jersey Devils (2002–03) 17–16–3–1
38 W December 30, 2002 4–3 Buffalo Sabres (2002–03) 18–16–3–1
39 L January 1, 2003 1–2 OT Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 18–16–3–2
40 T January 3, 2003 2–2 OT Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 18–16–4–2
41 T January 4, 2003 2–2 OT @ New York Rangers (2002–03) 18–16–5–2
42 W January 10, 2003 4–1 @ Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 19–16–5–2
43 W January 11, 2003 12–2 Florida Panthers (2002–03) 20–16–5–2
44 W January 13, 2003 4–3 OT New York Islanders (2002–03) 21–16–5–2
45 L January 15, 2003 1–2 OT New York Rangers (2002–03) 21–16–5–3
46 L January 17, 2003 1–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (2002–03) 21–17–5–3
47 L January 18, 2003 2–5 @ Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 21–18–5–3
48 T January 20, 2003 3–3 OT @ Boston Bruins (2002–03) 21–18–6–3
49 W January 22, 2003 5–3 Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 22–18–6–3
50 T January 25, 2003 1–1 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 22–18–7–3
51 W January 26, 2003 7–2 New York Rangers (2002–03) 23–18–7–3
52 L January 28, 2003 3–5 St. Louis Blues (2002–03) 23–19–7–3
53 W January 30, 2003 2–1 Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 24–19–7–3
54 W February 4, 2003 5–1 @ Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 25–19–7–3
55 L February 5, 2003 1–4 New Jersey Devils (2002–03) 25–20–7–3
56 W February 7, 2003 3–0 New York Islanders (2002–03) 26–20–7–3
57 L February 9, 2003 0–2 Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 26–21–7–3
58 W February 12, 2003 5–1 @ Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 27–21–7–3
59 L February 14, 2003 1–3 @ Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 27–22–7–3
60 W February 15, 2003 2–1 @ Florida Panthers (2002–03) 28–22–7–3
61 L February 17, 2003 1–3 @ Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 28–23–7–3
62 L February 20, 2003 2–6 Toronto Maple Leafs (2002–03) 28–24–7–3
63 L February 22, 2003 1–5 Detroit Red Wings (2002–03) 28–25–7–3
64 W February 24, 2003 4–1 Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 29–25–7–3
65 W February 26, 2003 3–2 Buffalo Sabres (2002–03) 30–25–7–3
66 L March 1, 2003 1–2 OT @ New Jersey Devils (2002–03) 30–25–7–4
67 W March 2, 2003 2–0 Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 31–25–7–4
68 W March 4, 2003 2–1 @ Buffalo Sabres (2002–03) 32–25–7–4
69 T March 6, 2003 4–4 OT Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 32–25–8–4
70 L March 8, 2003 4–5 OT @ Boston Bruins (2002–03) 32–25–8–5
71 W March 10, 2003 2–1 OT Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 33–25–8–5
72 L March 14, 2003 1–3 Los Angeles Kings (2002–03) 33–26–8–5
73 W March 16, 2003 2–1 Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 34–26–8–5
74 W March 20, 2003 4–1 @ Calgary Flames (2002–03) 35–26–8–5
75 L March 22, 2003 3–5 @ Edmonton Oilers (2002–03) 35–27–8–5
76 L March 23, 2003 0–6 @ Vancouver Canucks (2002–03) 35–28–8–5
77 W March 25, 2003 4–3 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 36–28–8–5
78 W March 28, 2003 3–2 @ Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 37–28–8–5
79 L March 29, 2003 3–4 OT @ Toronto Maple Leafs (2002–03) 37–28–8–6
80 W April 1, 2003 3–0 Florida Panthers (2002–03) 38–28–8–6
81 L April 3, 2003 1–5 Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 38–29–8–6
82 W April 5, 2003 5–3 Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 39–29–8–6

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Jagr, JaromirJaromir Jagr RW 75 36 41 77 38 5 13 2 9
Lang, RobertRobert Lang C 82 22 47 69 22 12 10 0 2
Gonchar, SergeiSergei Gonchar D 82 18 49 67 52 13 7 0 2
Bondra, PeterPeter Bondra RW 76 30 26 56 52 -3 9 2 4
Nylander, MichaelMichael Nylander C 71 17 39 56 36 3 7 0 2
Miller, KipKip Miller C 72 12 38 50 18 -1 3 0 4
Zubrus, DainiusDainius Zubrus C 63 13 22 35 43 15 2 0 0
Halpern, JeffJeff Halpern C 82 13 21 34 88 6 1 2 2
Grier, MikeMike Grier RW 82 15 17 32 36 -14 2 2 2
Konowalchuk, SteveSteve Konowalchuk LW 77 15 15 30 71 3 2 0 3
Ciernik, IvanIvan Ciernik RW 47 8 10 18 24 6 0 0 2
Klee, KenKen Klee D 70 1 16 17 89 22 0 0 0
Johansson, CalleCalle Johansson D 82 3 12 15 22 9 1 0 0
Sutherby, BrianBrian Sutherby C 72 2 9 11 93 7 0 0 0
Witt, BrendanBrendan Witt D 69 2 9 11 106 12 0 0 0
Berezin, SergeiSergei Berezin LW 9 5 4 9 4 10 0 0 2
Doig, JasonJason Doig D 55 3 5 8 108 -3 0 0 1
Metropolit, GlenGlen Metropolit C 23 2 3 5 6 4 0 0 1
Salomonsson, AndreasAndreas Salomonsson RW 32 1 4 5 14 -1 0 0 0
Berry, RickRick Berry D 43 2 1 3 87 -3 0 0 1
Green, JoshJosh Green LW 21 1 2 3 7 1 0 0 0
Kwiatkowski, JoelJoel Kwiatkowski D 34 0 3 3 12 1 0 0 0
Whitfield, TrentTrent Whitfield C 14 1 1 2 6 1 0 0 1
Eminger, SteveSteve Eminger D 17 0 2 2 24 -3 0 0 0
Simon, ChrisChris Simon LW 10 0 2 2 23 -3 0 0 0
Boumedienne, JosefJosef Boumedienne D 6 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 1
Peat, StephenStephen Peat RW 27 1 0 1 57 -3 0 0 0
Fortin, Jean-FrancoisJean-Francois Fortin D 33 0 1 1 22 -3 0 0 0
Billington, CraigCraig Billington G 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Charpentier, SebastienSebastien Charpentier G 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cote, SylvainSylvain Cote D 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Farrell, MikeMike Farrell RW 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Forbes, ColinColin Forbes C 5 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0
Henry, AlexAlex Henry D 38 0 0 0 80 -4 0 0 0
Kolzig, OlafOlaf Kolzig G 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pettinger, MattMatt Pettinger LW 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T/OT GA GAA SO SA SV SV%
Kolzig, OlafOlaf Kolzig 3894 66 33 25 6 156 2.40 4 1925 1769 .919
Charpentier, SebastienSebastien Charpentier 859 17 5 7 1 40 2.79 0 426 386 .906
Billington, CraigCraig Billington 217 5 1 3 1 17 4.70 0 96 79 .823
Team: 4970 82 39 35 8 213 2.57 4 2447 2234 .913

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG
Jagr, JaromirJaromir Jagr RW 6 2 5 7 2 1 0 0
Bondra, PeterPeter Bondra RW 6 4 2 6 8 2 0 0
Nylander, MichaelMichael Nylander C 6 3 2 5 8 1 0 1
Gonchar, SergeiSergei Gonchar D 6 0 5 5 4 0 0 0
Zubrus, DainiusDainius Zubrus C 6 2 2 4 4 1 0 0
Lang, RobertRobert Lang C 6 2 1 3 2 0 0 1
Grier, MikeMike Grier RW 6 1 1 2 2 0 0 0
Miller, KipKip Miller C 5 0 2 2 2 0 0 0
Witt, BrendanBrendan Witt D 6 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Berezin, SergeiSergei Berezin LW 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Ciernik, IvanIvan Ciernik RW 2 0 1 1 6 0 0 0
Doig, JasonJason Doig D 6 0 1 1 6 0 0 0
Halpern, JeffJeff Halpern C 6 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
Johansson, CalleCalle Johansson D 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Klee, KenKen Klee D 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
Kolzig, OlafOlaf Kolzig G 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Konowalchuk, SteveSteve Konowalchuk LW 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
Kwiatkowski, JoelJoel Kwiatkowski D 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Sutherby, BrianBrian Sutherby C 5 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Whitfield, TrentTrent Whitfield C 6 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO SA SV SV%
Kolzig, OlafOlaf Kolzig 404 6 2 4 14 2.08 1 192 178 .927
Team: 404 6 2 4 14 2.08 1 192 178 .927

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Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalty Minutes; PPG=Power-play goals; SHG=Short-handed goals; GWG=Game-winning goals
      MIN=Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T/OT = Ties/Overtime Losses; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; SO = Shutouts; SA=Shots Against; SV=Shots saved; SV% = Save Percentage;

Awards and records[edit | edit source]

Transactions[edit | edit source]

Roster[edit | edit source]

Draft picks[edit | edit source]

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See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2002-03 Washington Capitals Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-01.

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