Category Archives: Roster Moves

Capitals Recall Aaron Ness and Jonas Siegenthaler From Hershey

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals have recalled defensemen Jonas Siegenthaler and Aaron Ness from the Hershey Bears, the team announced on Friday. The Capitals also announced defenseman John Carlson is listed as day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

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Why It’s Too Early To Worry About the Capitals’ Penalty Kill

Photo: Zimbio While the Washington Capitals have been very good at finding the back of the net so far this season (second in the NHL with an average of 3.8 goals per game and first with a 37.1% power play … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Aaron Ness From Hershey, Send Travis Boyd To Hershey on Conditioning Stint; Bears Recall Parker Milner from South Carolina

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals recalled defenseman Aaron Ness from the AHL’s Hershey Bears while the Bears recalled goaltender Parker Milner from the ECHL’s South Carolina Stingrays, the teams announced on Wednesday evening. 

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Capitals’ Practice News Roundup: Line Juggling

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals were back on the ice at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, on Friday in preparation for tomorrow’s 4 PM Eastern matinee against the Flames. The game can be seen on NBC Sports Washington. Here … Continue reading

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Brian MacLellan on Dmitrij Jaskin: “We Felt A Little Vulnerable with Our Forward Depth”

Matthew Stockman/Getty Images With a little more than 24 hours before the Capitals open their 2018-19 season with the raising of their Stanley Cup banner, General Manager Brian MacLellan held a press conference with the media earlier today to discuss … Continue reading

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Capitals Claim Forward Dmitrij Jaskin Off of Waivers From St. Louis

Photo: Youtube The Washington Capitals claimed forward Dmitrij Jaskin off of waivers, the team announced on Tuesday afternoon. Jaskin was placed on waivers by the St. Louis Blues yesterday. 

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Capitals Announce Third Round of Roster Cuts

The Washington Capitals made their third round of roster cuts on Wednesday afternoon. 

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Capitals Sign Alexander Alexeyev To Three-Year Entry-Level Contract

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals signed defenseman Alexander Alexeyev to a three-year, entry-level contract worth an average annual value of $925,000, the team announced on Monday evening. 

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Washington Capitals Training Camp Day 4 Roundup: Eller and Carlson Return and Sergei Shumakov Participates

The Washington Capitals were back on the ice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia after dropping their preseason opener in Boston by a 2-1 final in a shootout on Sunday afternoon. The two teams are back at it tomorrow … Continue reading

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Chiasson A New Deal: Will the Capitals Bring Alex Chiasson Back Into the Fold?

Bill Boyce/Associated Press With training camp just a few weeks away, the Capitals’ Opening Night roster and NHL roster as a whole will look very similar to last season’s, considering that General Manager Brian MacLellan was able to bring back … Continue reading

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