Category Archives: Free Agency

Caps GM Brian MacLellan to Meet with the Media Tuesday

Photo: Washington Capitals It’s been a few weeks since the Capitals were eliminated in Game 7 of their second round matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and while Alex Ovechkin, the rest of the players, and Head Coach Barry Trotz have … Continue reading

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Justin Williams’ Impact on the Capitals is A Lasting One

When the Capitals signed right wing Justin Williams in free agency nearly two years ago, they did so with the expectation that he could be a key piece in a Stanley Cup run. And while the Caps failed to accomplish … Continue reading

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Off-season Dates to Remember

With the season over and summer just weeks away, Mike Vogel put together a list of important dates for Caps fans to remember, giving us all something to look forward to.

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T.J. Oshie – What Will He Cost the Capitals?

What will the Washington Capitals have to pay T.J. Oshie to keep him with the club long-term? Continue reading

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John Carlson Must Be An X-Factor for the Capitals Next Season

The Capitals are entering the most important offseason in franchise history after yet another collapse in the Stanley Cup Playoffs and it has been known for months now that it will bring massive changes to the roster. Among the many … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov: What Will He Cost the Capitals?

With Evgeny Kuznetsov as a restricted free agent this summer, what will he cost the Washington Capitals? Continue reading

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As it Currently Stands, Karl Alzner Has Likely Played His Last Game as A Capital

Since making the Capitals’ Opening Night lineup in training camp prior to the 2010-11 season, defenseman Karl Alzner has been in the Caps’ Opening Night lineup for over 500 consecutive games and become one of the most beloved and respected … Continue reading

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Solving the Brooks Orpik Puzzle

When Brooks Orpik was signed to his five-year, $27.5 million┬ádeal in the summer of 2014 it was received with mixed reviews. The Capitals were in desperate need of defensive help, which Orpik brought, but he was 33-years old and some … Continue reading

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With Their Season Over, the Caps Face A Massively Important Offseason With their Pending Free Agents

Photo: Washington Times While the Capitals nor their fans expected to be heading home early from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the cold truth is that the team must move forward, and for General Manager Brian MacLellan, that starts with making … Continue reading

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Goodbye Grubi? Could Today’s Game Have Been Philipp Grubauer’s Last As a Capital?

Philipp Grubauer has been arguably, the NHL’s best backup goalie over the last two seasons, and in that time, has proven himself worthy of being a starter in the league. With his contract expiring, an Expansion Draft in two months, … Continue reading

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