Teammates, Fans Send Best Wishes & Share Favorite Moments of Former Capitals Player Jakub Vrana

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Just after 3 PM on the Trade Deadline on Monday, the Washington Capitals dealt forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik along with a 2021 first-round pick and a 2022 second-round pick for forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit Red Wings. The trade was a bit of a stinger as Vrana has been with the Capitals since 2014 and was a core member of the 2018 Stanley Cup team. His former teammates and fans took to social media to wish Vrana all the best in the Motor City and share favorite moments and memories.

T.J. Oshie

John Walton, Capitals’ Play-by-Play Announcer

Vitek Vanecek

Tom Wilson

Michal Kempny

AHL’s Hershey Bears

From Fans

I’ll add one of my favorite moments:

Thank you for all of the great memories, Vrana! Best of luck in Detroit!

By Della Young

About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
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1 Response to Teammates, Fans Send Best Wishes & Share Favorite Moments of Former Capitals Player Jakub Vrana

  1. Diane Doyle says:

    Kempny’s post on Jakub was definitely time to get the tissues out. (I’m sure Kempny remember Jake fighting on his behalf after he was injured vs TB in 2019.) I’m sure Vitek is really sad, too.

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