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Prospect Forecast: Projecting Where Each Of The Capitals Prospects Will Play This Season

We are a little more than a month away from the start of Washington Capitals rookie camp which will be closely followed by the Capitals 2022-23 training camp. Competition for roster spots will be tamped down a bit this preseason, … Continue reading

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What’s Left To Do For Capitals This Offseason?

Photo: RSN After a busy offseason, the Washington Capitals’ lineup will look quite different when they take the ice for opening night against the Boston Bruins on October 12. In addition to overhauling their goaltending tandem, they brought in two defensemen … Continue reading

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“I’m Just Really Looking Forward To Next Season”: Capitals’ 2022 Second-Round Pick Ryan Chesley Talks About His Experience at Development Camp and the 2022-23 Season

The Washington Capitals selected defenseman Ryan Chesley with their second-round pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft, dealing goaltender Vitek Vanecek as part of a deal to move up and draft the University of Minnesota blueliner.

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Former Capitals’ Left-Wing Larsson Signs Three-Year Contract With Brynäs Of SHL

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images According to Sport Bladet, unrestricted free agent left-wing and Washington Capitals trade deadline acquisition Johan Larsson signed a three-year contract that will pay him $370,547.40 per season with Brynäs IF of the Swedish Hockey League. The contract is … Continue reading

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2022-23 NHL Offseason Power Rankings

Photo: Dustin Bradford/Getty Images After teams across the NHL changed their outlook for the 2022-23 season for the better or worse over the offseason, NoVa Caps does our annual preseason power rankings. (⬆️Up or ⬇️Down represent spaces moved since final … Continue reading

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Capital Gains: Washington Capitals’ Once “Shallow” Prospect Pool Finally Gaining Depth

Once considered by many as one of the NHL’s weakest prospect pools, the Washington Capitals have made significant gains over the past three NHL Entry Drafts. The team has also made several recent key free-agent signings that have added much needed … Continue reading

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Comparing The Capitals’ Goals Above Replacement (GAR) Before And After Free Agency

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The 2022-23 season is set to be an intriguing one for the Washington Capitals. Following the fourth straight first round exit in the Stanley Cup playoffs, it was clear there would be changes to the … Continue reading

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Schedule And Game Times For Washington Capitals Prospects Haakon Hanelt And Oskar Magnusson In 2022 World Junior Championship

Photo: Team Germany The re-scheduled 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship is set to start on Tuesday in Edmonton, with forwards Haakon Hanelt (Germany) and Oskar Magnusson (Sweden) representing the Washington Capitals.

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“Staffer” Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Ring Available On eBay

Got $12,500? Want a Washington Capitals Stanley Cup ring? Now may be your chance to grab one of the rings presented to Washington Capitals staff in 2018. No, it’s not the model given to the players, coaches and management, but … Continue reading

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Playing Dylan: Deeper Dive On Capitals New Center Dylan Strome

Photo: NHL via Getty Images If you followed along with us during the days leading up to the opening of NHL free agency on July 13, you know we were lobbying for the Washington Capitals to sign Chicago Blackhawks unrestricted … Continue reading

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