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Evgeny Kuznetsov Is Looking Forward To Facing Good Friend Ilya Samsonov In The Second Game Of The Season

Photo: Jordan Bondurant/NoVa Caps The Washington Capitals opened their 2022 training camp activities with their traditional media day frenzy Thursday at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. One of the first to step to the podium was star-centerman Evgeny Kuznetsov.

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Report: Samsonov To Sign Contract With Maple Leafs After Capitals Do Not Qualify Him

After the Washington Capitals did not qualify restricted free agent goaltender Ilya Samsonov on Monday, which made him an unrestricted free agent, the 25-year-old signed a one-year, $1.8 million contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday. 

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Capitals Do Not Tender Qualifying Offer To Ilya Samsonov

The Washington Capitals announced prior to Monday’s 5 PM ET deadline that they have extended qualifying offers to defenseman Tobias Geisser and forward Damien Riat. However, they did not tender and offer to goaltender Ilya Samsonov, who will become an … Continue reading

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Preparing For The RFA Qualifying Offers For Vitek Vanecek and Ilya Samsonov And The Potential For Outside Offer Sheets

Washington Capitals goaltenders Vitek Vanecek and Ilya Samsonov are both restricted free agents (RFA’s) this off-season. While the Capitals have a majority of the control over whether the RFA players remain with a team or not, there are a few … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson Out, Ilya Samsonov Gets The Start, Line Changes For Game 6: News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals had the day off on Thursday as the team returned from Florida Thursday afternoon. Game 6 of the Capitals-Panthers series is set for tonight at Capital One Arena, with puck drop set for 7:30PM ET. Here’s the … Continue reading

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No Tom Wilson, No Lines Changes, Ilya Samsonov Expected To Start In Goal: News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals made their way to South Florida Tuesday afternoon following an optional skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. Game 5 against the Panthers is set for 7:30 PM tonight. The Capitals have an all-time record of 19-25 in Game … Continue reading

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The Russian Rundown – Ilya Samsonov Vs. Sergei Bobrovsky: The Tale Of The Tape…So Far

Photo: NHL via Getty Images On the surface, the Capitals-Panthers series has been about as even as it can be. The series is tied, 2-2, with the Capitals stealing the first game late in the third period in Florida and … Continue reading

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No Tom Wilson, No Line Changes, Ilya Samsonov Gets The Start In Goal For Game 4: News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals held their morning skate at 10:30 AM Monday morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. Game 4 of their first round series with the Panthers is tonight at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is set for 7:00 PM. The … Continue reading

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“Boom, Boom, Save”: Ilya Samsonov Records First Career Playoff Win As Capitals Take 2-1 Series Lead vs. Panthers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals took a 2-1 series lead in their first-round battle with the Florida Panthers on Saturday, winning 6-1 at Capital One Arena. It was a much-needed victory on home ice that saw a fantastic … Continue reading

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Ilya Samsonov Gets The Start In Goal, Tom Wilson Is Out For Game 3

Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette met with the media this morning at Capital One Arena. He announced that Ilya Samsonov will get the start in goal for Game 3.

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