Daily Archives: June 25, 2018

With New Contract in Hand, Carlson Aims to Be Best Defenseman in the League

Photo: NBC Sports Defenseman John Carlson spoke to the media at Kettler Capitals Iceplex after signing an eight-year contract worth $64 million ($8 million AAV) with the Washington Capitals on Sunday evening. He could have become an unrestricted free agent … Continue reading

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Biggest Questions Facing the Capitals As the 2018 NHL Free Agency Period Approaches

What roster decisions are looming for the Washington Capitals as NHL free agency approaches? Continue reading

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Devante Smith-Pelly Did Not Receive Qualifying Offer From Capitals

Photo: The Toronto Star Qualifying offers to pending restricted free agents were due at 5 PM on Monday evening. The Capitals qualified many of the ones that you would expect, except for Devante Smith-Pelly, a restricted free agent. Smith-Pelly will … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny is Receiving Plenty of Interest from Other Teams Besides the Capitals

The Capitals began the current free agency frenzy by signing their top priority on Sunday. John Carlson and the Capitals agreed to an eight year, $64 Million dollar deal Sunday evening. The next priority on the list is Michal Kempny, … Continue reading

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Capitals Release Development Camp Roster

Amidst the buzz that has been generated by the Capitals’ re-signing of defenseman John Carlson to an eight-year, $64 million contract, the team released information about the team’s annual Development Camp, in which draft picks and invited free agent prospects … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Ilya Samsonov

With the 2018 NHL Entry Draft now in our rear view mirrors, we are┬ábreaking-down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects and provide a forecast for the coming season. We continue this series of reports with … Continue reading

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