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Carl Hagelin On Potentially Re-Signing With The Capitals: “It Was A Really Good Fit For Me. I Felt Comfortable Here.”

Photo: Washington Post Washington Capitals forward Carl Hagelin told reporters that he is open to signing a contract extension with the team, who he thought was a good fit for him. Hagelin, 30, can become an unrestricted free agent July … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Says Capitals’ Game 7 Loss Was A “Tough Ending”

Photo: YouTube On Friday, the Washington Capitals spoke with the media for one final time this season after a crushing 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 7 of the First Round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson: “It’s Going To Be a Goal To Pick Up Where I Left Off.”

Photo: @ChrisKuc Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson said “anything can happen” when you get to double overtime in Game 7. During Friday’s breakdown day, Wilson talked to the media about what went wrong in the Capitals’ 4-3 loss in Game 7 … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny Says He Will Be Ready For Capitals’ Training Camp In September

Photo: @RobCarlinNBCS Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny told reporters at his exit interview on Friday that he will be ready for training camp in mid-September after undergoing hamstring surgery on April 2. He left the second period of the Capitals’ 5-4 overtime loss … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Would Love To Sign Contract Extension With Capitals This Summer

Photo: @ChrisKuc At the Washington Capitals‘ exit interviews on Friday, center Nicklas Backstrom said that he has not begun to think about his future with the team but would “love” to sign a contract extension this summer. He told reporters … Continue reading

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“I Don’t Know the Cut-off Date”: John Carlson on Alex Ovechkin’s Consistency, First Round Exit, Worlds, and More

Photo: Sherry Burruss With the Capitals’ season officially over the players and staff arrived at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for the annual “exit interviews” before the team goes their separate ways for the summer and offseason. Defenseman John Carlson gave his … Continue reading

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“Personally I Have to Be Better”: Alex Ovechkin on His Playoff Performance, Another Team Lifting the Stanley Cup, the Capitals’ First Round Exit, and More

Photo: @Swhyno With the Capitals’ season officially over, the team’s players and staff gathered at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for their annual Exit Interviews, talking to the media before heading their separate ways for the summer and offseason. Always a favorite … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie Calls Warren Foegele Hit That Ended His Season “A Little Unnecessary”

Photo: @SWhyno Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie’s season ended sooner than anyone had hoped for but he should get in an entire summers work of workouts despite suffering a broken collarbone eight days ago, he said at the team’s final … Continue reading

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“We Like What They Bring to Our Lineup”: General Manager Brian MacLellan on Capitals’ Trades, Expectations For Andre Burakovsky, DSP, and More

On an NHL Trade Deadline Day that saw the Capitals go without making a move, Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan met with the media shortly after the 3:00 P.M. deadline to discuss the team’s acquisitions of Carl Hagelin and Nick … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin on the Most Underrated Player He’s Played With, the Goalie He’s Disliked Playing Against the Most, and More

Photo: Fanatics Today, Alex Ovechkin and Lars Eller answered fans’ questions on Reddit as part of Fanatics’ “Ask Me Anything series” as they met with Fanatics for a signing session on Saturday, February 1.  Eller answered questions at 4:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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