The Washington Capitals are a professional NHL team based in Washington D.C. The team are members of the Southeast Division of the Eastern Conference of the NHL. Along with the Kansas City Scouts, the Washington Capitals joined the National Hockey League as an expansion team in 1974. The Washington Capitals play at the Comcast SportsNet Washington. Despite many attempts, the Washington Capitals are yet to win a Stanley Cup title, but they have picked up a Conference Championships in 1998. The Washington Capitals have also won 5 Division Championships.