HISTORY 3/31/10This center is home to the Georgetown Hoyas, Washington Wizards & Washington Capitals. In 2003 Michael Jordan scored 43 points & became the 1st player over 40 to score more than 40 points in a game.
601 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
Verizon Center, located in downtown Washington, D.C., is a state-of-the-art sports and entertainment facility. Home to the NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals, the WNBA’s Washington Mystics, and the NCAA’s Georgetown Hoyas’s men’s basketball team, the arena averages 220 events a year. The 20,000-seat arena offers world-class sporting events, concerts, family shows, trade shows and special events. It’s located in the Chinatown/Penn Quarter neighborhood.
NHL 10/5/10Fanatic Fact: Despite only being in the league for five seasons, Alexander Ovechkin already ranks third all-time in goals scored by a Capital.
Sports Authority 11/8/10Did you know 3,000 pucks are used during a practice season of the Washington Capitals?
Ernie 3/6/09Go to a Washington Capitals game
(RED) 12/30/10Does your favorite athlete wear (NIKE)RED shoe laces? They help fight AIDS. Lace Up Save Lives.