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A Retrospective On The Last Decade of Draft Picks by the Washington Capitals

Photo: Washington Capitals The NHL Entry Draft is the most cost-efficient method for teams to acquire talent. The best teams are able to cultivate talent from each draft, re-stocking prospect pipelines — and even NHL-ready players. Teams that draft effectively … Continue reading

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On the Clock at 25: Who Could the Capitals Pick With This Selection at the 2019 NHL Draft?

Who will the Washington Capitals select with the 25th overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft? Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Are “In Total ‘Go For It’ Mode”

Photo: NHL.com Now that the 2018-19 NHL season has ended, the offseason trade buzz is starting to ramp up. According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, the Washington Capitals are among the most active teams in trade talks so far this offseason, … Continue reading

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Thank You Nisky!: A Tribute to Matt Niskanen

In today’s world of sports, trades are a common occurrence for teams strapped by financial constraints, and this morning brought this reality front and center when defenseman Matt Niskanen was dealt to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for fellow blueliner … Continue reading

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A Deeper Dive Into The Capitals’ Latest Acquisition, Radko Gudas

Photo: Broad Street Hockey The Washington Capitals cleared some much-needed cap space when they traded defenseman Matt Niskanen to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Radko Gudas on Friday morning. He enters the 2019-20 season on the last year of … Continue reading

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Capitals Acquire Radko Gudas From Flyers In Exchange For Matt Niskanen

Photo: USA Today The Washington Capitals announced on Friday morning that the team acquired defenseman Radko Gudas from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Matt Niskanen. The Flyers will retain 30% of Gudas’ cap hit. The trade clears $3.395 … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Fan Activities During Development Camp

The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday that their annual development camp for prospects will take place from June 25-29 at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The entirety of camp will be open to the public.

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Blues Beat Bruins, 4-1, In Game 7 To Win Stanley Cup For First Time In Franchise History

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After sitting in last place in the NHL with 36 points on January 3rd, the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-1 in Game 7 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final … Continue reading

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NHL And NHLPA Recommend New Rules After Competition Committee Meeting On Tuesday

Photo: SI The co-chairs of the NHL and NHL Players Association Competition Committee released recommendations on rule changes for next season and beyond on Tuesday. After seeing several questionable calls throughout the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, it is very likely that … Continue reading

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Donate Blood On Saturday, July 27 And Get Free Capitals T-Shirt, Nick Jensen Bobblehead

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals announced on Tuesday that they will hold a blood drive at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, the team’s practice facility in Arlington, Virginia, on Saturday, July 27 from 7 AM to 5 PM. Donors will get a … Continue reading

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