Season starts in January 2021 due to Covid virus 

1/15/21 Buffalo @ Washington (1-2)   JIP 8min into 2nd period  Goalie Vanecek 1st NHL game in goal and wins!
1/17/21 Washington @ Pittsburgh (2-3 OT shootout)  NBC national
1/24/21 Detroit @ Chicago (2-6) Pius Suter 1st NHL goal turns into a HATRICK!!!  hasnt happened in decades
2/7/21 Philadelphia @ Washington (7-4) Ovechkin 2G1A, Scott Laughlin 1st career hatrick  NBC noon
2/14/21 Washington @ Pittsburgh (3-6) closer than score with 2 EN goals   NBC 
2/21/21 New Jersey @ Washington (3-4)  Caps big comeback , Ovechkin GWG
2/20/21 Lake Tahoe Outdoor game: Las Vegas vs. Colorado (2-3)  1st period played early in day, ice conditions deteriorate, 2nd-3rd periods played at midnight EST
2/21/21 Lake Tahoe Outdoor game: Boston vs. Philadelphia (7-3)
3/3/21 Washington @ Boston (2-1 OT shootout) Bad Blood/hits/rough stuff "rivalry in the making" Chara plays against old team for the first time
5/5/21 Washington @ NY Rangers (4-2)  Line brawl to start game, Then 100PIM in first period.  Rangers go after Tom Wilson  (141pim total!)