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Canadiens’ Coach Luke Richardson Wears “Do It For Daron” Pin in Honor of Late Daughter

Photo: Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images After head coach Dominique Ducharme tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, the Montreal Canadiens turned to assistant coach Luke Richardson to lead the team hours prior to the start of Game 3 in the Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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Golden Knights Choke In Game 3 vs. Canadiens After Marc-Andre Fleury Turnover, Fall 3-2 (OT)

Photo: Francois Lacasse/Getty Images The Montreal Canadiens defeated the Vegas Golden Knights by a score of 3-2 in overtime at Bell Centre on Friday to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Semifinal series without head coach Dominique … Continue reading

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Top Five Capitals Games Of 2020-21 Season

Photo: Steve Babineau/Getty Images With another season of Washington Capitals hockey in the books, it’s time to look back on the best games of 2020-21. Despite playing the same seven teams all season, COVID-19 outbreaks, and a third consecutive first-round … Continue reading

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5-Year Development Projections For Washington Capitals Prospects

In this post we’ll take a look at the development of the Washington Capitals prospect pool from a “big picture” perspective. The expanded perspective is helpful for assessing the Capitals long-term organizational structure. The prospect projections can then be utilized to … Continue reading

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Report: Canadiens’ Head Coach Dominique Ducharme Tests Positive For COVID-19, Will Miss At Least 10 Days

Photo: Jonathan Kozub/Getty Images The Montreal Canadiens announced prior to Game 3 of their Stanley Cup Semifinal series against the Vegas Golden Knights at Bell Centre on Friday night (8 PM ET, USA Network) that head coach Dominique Ducharme has … Continue reading

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Hurricanes’ Coach Rod Brind’Amour Wins Jack Adams Award

Photo: Sportsnet The National Hockey League today announced that Carolina Hurricanes Head Coach Rod Brind’Amour has won the 2020-21 Jack Adams Award as the NHL’s coach of the year. Brind’Amour is the first Whalers/Hurricanes head coach to receive the honor.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Voted Best Shot, Nicklas Backstrom Voted Best Passer By NHL Players

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom was voted the best passer in the NHL by the players’ association in their annual poll released on Thursday. The vote featured 490 NHL player participants answering 14 questions.

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Capitals Re-sign Michael Sgarbossa To Two-Year Deal

Screen cap: PennLive The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Michael Sgarbossa to a two-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. The contract will pay Sgarbossa $750,000 NHL/$425,000 AHL in 2021-22 and $750,000 NHL/$500,000 AHL … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-sign Garrett Pilon To Two-Year Contract

Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Garrett Pilon to a two-year, $1.5 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. The first year of Pilon’s contract will … Continue reading

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Capitals Extend Defenseman Bobby Nardella

Photo: @Capitals CapFriendly is reporting that the Washington Capitals have extended defensive prospect Bobby Nardella. The two sides have agreed on a two-year extension that will keep the 25-year-old under contract through 2022-23.

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