Type to search

ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Hockey League today announced the 2015-16 regular-season schedule for its 30 member clubs. The Washington Capitals will open the season against the New Jersey Devils at Verizon Center on Oct. 10 at 7 p.m.The NHL will pause for the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, which will be held on Jan. 30-31 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The Capitals will host the Philadelphia Flyers at Verizon Center on Feb. 7, marking the ninth time in the last 10 seasons and the eighth consecutive season the Capitals will host a game on Super Bowl Sunday.
Washington has four homestands of at least three games on the schedule, the longest being five-game stretches at Verizon Center from Nov. 19-27 and Jan. 22-Feb. 4. The Capitals have eight stretches of at least three consecutive road games and a season-high five-game road trip from Dec. 31-Jan. 9. In addition, the Capitals will have 13 sets of back-to-back games.
Nearly half of the Capitals’ 41 home games at Verizon Center fall on weekends, which includes eight games on Friday, seven on Saturday and four on Sunday. The schedule features holiday home games on the day after Thanksgiving (Nov. 27 vs. Tampa Bay), and Super Bowl Sunday (Feb. 7 vs. Philadelphia).

Washington Capitals 2015-2016 Season Schedule


Sat, Oct. 10New Jersey7 p.m.
Tue, Oct. 13San Jose7 p.m.
Thu, Oct. 15Chicago7 p.m.
Sat, Oct. 17Carolina7 p.m.
Tue, Oct. 20at Calgary9 p.m.
Thu, Oct. 22at Vancouver10 p.m.
Fri, Oct. 23at EdMonton9 p.m.
Wed, Oct. 28Pittsburgh8 p.m.
Fri, Oct. 30Columbus7 p.m.
Sat, Oct. 31at Florida7 p.m.


Tue, Nov. 3at NY Rangers7 p.m.
Thu, Nov. 5Boston7 p.m.
Sat, Nov. 7Toronto7 p.m.
Tue, Nov. 10at Detroit7:30 p.m.
Thu, Nov. 12at Philadelphia7 p.m.
Fri, Nov. 13Calgary7 p.m.
Wed, Nov. 18at Detroit8 p.m.
Thu, Nov. 19Dallas7 p.m.
Sat, Nov. 21Colorado7 p.m.
Mon, Nov. 23EdMonton7 p.m.
Wed, Nov. 25Winnipeg7 p.m.
Fri, Nov. 27Tampa Bay5 p.m.
Sat, Nov. 28at Toronto7 p.m.


Thu, Dec. 3at Montreal7:30 p.m.
Sat, Dec. 5at Winnipeg3 p.m.
Tue, Dec. 8Detroit7 p.m.
Thu, Dec. 10at Florida7:30 p.m.
Sat, Dec. 12at Tampa Bay7 p.m.
Mon, Dec. 14at Pittsburgh7 p.m.
Wed, Dec. 16Ottawa7 p.m.
Fri, Dec. 18Tampa Bay7 p.m.
Sun, Dec. 20at NY Rangers7 p.m.
Mon, Dec. 21at Carolina7 p.m.
Sat, Dec. 26Montreal7 p.m.
Mon, Dec. 28at Buffalo7 p.m.
Wed, Dec. 30Buffalo7 p.m.
Thu, Dec. 31at Carolina6 p.m.


Sat, Jan. 2at Columbus7 p.m.
Tue, Jan. 5at Boston7 p.m.
Thu, Jan. 7at NY Islanders7 p.m.
Sat, Jan. 9at NY Rangers1 p.m.
Sun, Jan. 10Ottawa7 p.m.
Thu, Jan. 14Vancouver7 p.m.
Sat, Jan. 16at Buffalo7 p.m.
Sun, Jan. 17NY Rangers5 p.m.
Tue, Jan. 19at Columbus7 p.m.
Fri, Jan. 22Anaheim7 p.m.
Sun, Jan. 24Pittsburgh12:30 p.m.
Wed, Jan. 27Philadelphia8 p.m.


Tue, Feb. 2Florida7 p.m.
Thu, Feb. 4NY Islanders7 p.m.
Sat, Feb. 6at New Jersey1 p.m.
Sun, Feb. 7Philadelphia12 p.m.
Tue, Feb. 9at Nashville8 p.m.
Thu, Feb. 11at Minnesota8 p.m.
Sat, Feb. 13at Dallas8 p.m.
Tue, Feb. 16Los Angeles7 p.m.
Thu, Feb. 18at NY Islanders7 p.m.
Sat, Feb. 20New Jersey7 p.m.
Mon, Feb. 22Arizona7 p.m.
Wed, Feb. 24Montreal7 p.m.
Fri, Feb. 26Minnesota7 p.m.
Sun, Feb. 28at Chicago12:30 p.m.


Wed, March 2Toronto7 p.m.
Fri, March 4NY Rangers7 p.m.
Sat, March 5at Boston7 p.m.
Mon, March 7at Anaheim10 p.m.
Wed, March 9at Los Angeles10:30 p.m.
Sat, March 12at San Jose10:30 p.m.
Tue, March 15Carolina7 p.m.
Fri, March 18Nashville7 p.m.
Sun, March 20at Pittsburgh6 p.m.
Tue, March 22at Ottawa7:30 p.m.
Fri, March 25at New Jersey7 p.m.
Sat, March 26St. Louis7 p.m.
Mon, March 28Columbus7 p.m.
Wed, March 30at Philadelphia8 p.m.


Fri, April 1at Colorado9 p.m.
Sat, April 2at Arizona10 p.m.
Tue, April 5NY Islanders7 p.m.
Thu, April 7Pittsburgh7 p.m.
Sat, April 9at St. Louis8 p.m.


Thank you! Your subscription has been confirmed. You'll hear from us soon.
Weekly Team 980 Main Inbox