Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Connor Hobbs

We continue breaking down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects with a review and forecast for defenseman Connor Hobbs. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.) Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Brian Pinho To One-Year, Two-Way Contract Worth $700,000

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Just hours after announcing a one-year, two-way contract for forward prospect Shane Gersich, the Washington Capitals announced on Monday afternoon that they have signed center prospect Brian Pinho to a one-year, two-way deal worth $700,000 at the NHL level and $100,000 at the AHL level. Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Shane Gersich To One-Year, Two-Way Contract Worth $700,000

The Washington Capitals announced on Monday afternoon that they have signed forward Shane Gersich to a one-year, two-way contract worth $700,000 at the NHL level and $115,000 at the AHL level. Continue reading

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Blues Head Home With Chance To Clinch First Stanley Cup Final Berth In 49 Years After Dominant 5-0 Win In Game 5 Of Western Conference Final Against Sharks

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The St. Louis Blues will head back to the Gateway City with a chance to clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1970 after a 5-0 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final at SAP Center against the San Jose Sharks on Sunday afternoon. Game 6 of the series is on Tuesday night at Enterprise Center (8 PM ET, can be found on NBCSN). Continue reading

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Team Russia Remains Unbeaten, Blanks Team Switzerland 3-0; Capitals Dmitry Orlov With Assist

Team Russia downed Team Switzerland 3-0 Sunday evening at Ondrej Nepala Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia. Tampa’s Nikita Kucherov registered two of the Russian’s three goals. The Russians remain unbeaten in the preliminary round, going 6-0. Team Russia has one more game in the preliminary round against Team Sweden on Tuesday before the quarterfinals and elimination rounds begin on Thursday. Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile: Greg Joly

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Over their 45-year history, the Capitals have selected a total of 437 players in the NHL draft, with some selections turning into stars and others falling well short of expectations, with some somewhere in between. With the 2019 NHL Entry Draft just over a month away, NoVa Caps is taking a look back at the Caps’ very first selection, defenseman Greg Joly, in this latest Alumni Profile. Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Riley Barber

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We continue breaking down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects with a review and forecast for forward/right winger, Riley Barber. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.) Continue reading

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Grading Capitals GM Brian MacLellan’s Moves In 2018-19

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After the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history in 2018, general manager Brian MacLellan chose to go with largely the same team heading into the 2018-2019 season but made some key changes to the coaching staff and added some depth at the trade deadline. NoVa Caps evaluates the Capitals’ moves for the NHL team that they made over the course of the year. Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review And Forecast – Liam O’Brien


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We continue breaking-down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects with a review and forecast for right winger, Liam O’Brien.   (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.) Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary: The 19-Year-Old Defensive Prospect Is Working His Way To Washington [Translated Interview]

In an interview this week with Martin Toth Vans of Sport.sk, Martin Fehervary, a second round pick (#46 overall) by the Washington Capitals in the 2018 NHL entry draft, spoke about participating in his second World Championship, and making his second trip to Washington for the Capitals development camp at the end of June. [The following is a translation of that interview]. Continue reading

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