Category Archives: Roster Moves

Caps GM Brian MacLellan to Meet with the Media Tuesday

Photo: Washington Capitals It’s been a few weeks since the Capitals were eliminated in Game 7 of their second round matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and while Alex Ovechkin, the rest of the players, and Head Coach Barry Trotz have … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky – What Will He Cost the Capitals?

With Andre Burakovsky due for a new contract, what will he cost the Washington Capitals? Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie – What Will He Cost the Capitals?

What will the Washington Capitals have to pay T.J. Oshie to keep him with the club long-term? Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov: What Will He Cost the Capitals?

With Evgeny Kuznetsov as a restricted free agent this summer, what will he cost the Washington Capitals? Continue reading

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As it Currently Stands, Karl Alzner Has Likely Played His Last Game as A Capital

Since making the Capitals’ Opening Night lineup in training camp prior to the 2010-11 season, defenseman Karl Alzner has been in the Caps’ Opening Night lineup for over 500 consecutive games and become one of the most beloved and respected … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom: “Obviously it’s Not Working”

After another crushing early exit from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Capitals players and coaches gathered at Kettler Capitals Iceplex to clean out their lockers and meet with the media for their annual exit interviews. Star center Nicklas Backstrom has … Continue reading

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The Busy Summer Ahead for the Capitals and Their Free Agents: What Will They Cost?

The Washington Capitals have plenty of unrestricted and restricted free agents and will have to make some tough decisions during the summer. Continue reading

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With Their Season Over, the Caps Face A Massively Important Offseason With their Pending Free Agents

Photo: Washington Times While the Capitals nor their fans expected to be heading home early from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the cold truth is that the team must move forward, and for General Manager Brian MacLellan, that starts with making … Continue reading

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Capitals versus Penguins: Third-Line Matchup – Who Has The Advantage?

JEANINE LEECH/ICON SPORTSWIRE NHL teams need depth to win Stanley Cups. One doesn’t have to go too far back in history to find a great example of this. From recent champions such as the Chicago Blackhawks, Los Angeles Kings, or … Continue reading

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Did Caps Just Deal Bears “Death-Blow”?

The Washington Capitals may have just done what the Bridgeport Sound Tigers could not – deal a death-blow to the Hershey Bears. I don’t mean to sound overly critical, but the timing of Chandler Stephenson’s recall couldn’t have been worse … Continue reading

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