Category Archives: Free Agency

Can Devante Smith-Pelly Become the Next Brett Connolly?

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images When the Capitals signed right wing Devante Smith-Pelly in free agency a few weeks ago they did so, not expecting him to replace departing Top 6 right wing Justin Williams but, as a player that could help … Continue reading

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O’Brien is O’Back!

HERSHEY, PA – In a release, the Washington Capitals announced that they have re-signed forward Liam O’Brien to a one-year, two-way deal.($650,000/$85,000).

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Washington Capitals News and Rumors Roundup: Kuznetsov, Ovechkin, Lockout

We’ve officially reached the lazy days of the off-season, but that doesn’t mean Capitals news and rumors have taken the summer off. Here is the latest Capitals news from the hockey world: 

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Who won the offseason thus far?

Photos: TSN The offseason has been a busy one so far. A lot of teams have gotten better through free agency, the draft, and trades with other teams. It’s hard to name just one team because a lot of teams … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-sign Philipp Grubauer to One Year Deal

Photo: NHL The Capitals made it clear that their main focus this offseason would be to lock up their restricted free agents to new contracts and they made it a priority to re-sign right wing T.J. Oshie. One of those … Continue reading

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The New Washington Capitals: A Breakdown of the New Players Signed During the Free Agency Period

A breakdown of the new Washington Capitals during the 2017 NHL Free Agency Period. Continue reading

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Boyd’s Back!

HERSHEY, PA – In a release, the Washington Capitals announced that they have re-signed center Travis Boyd. The native of Hopkins, Minnesota elected not to file for arbitration and instead signed a one-year, two-way deal worth $650,000/$115,000.

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Metropolitan Division Report Card: How Have the Clubs Performed During the Offseason?

Which Metropolitan Division Clubs Improved During the 2017 NHL Offseason? Continue reading

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Breaking – The Utterly Uncharmed Life of Stan Galiev

HERSHEY, PA – Stan Galiev, the sometimes dynamic Russian whose hockey career in North America had more twists and turns than an old country road, just got sucker punched again – this time by the KHL.

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Caps Re-sign Andre Burakovsky to Two-year Contract

Photo: Sports Illustrated Having already locked up three of their five restricted free agents (Brett Connolly, Dmitry Orlov, and Evgeny Kuznetsov), the Capitals continued to check off the rest of their to-do list as they announced the signing of young … Continue reading

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