Category Archives: Trade

How Important Is Pheonix Copley to the Capitals?

When the Capitals acquired Kevin Shattenkirk from the St. Louis Blues at the trade deadline they were not only keeping an eye on the chances they had at bringing Lord Stanley’s Cup for the first time to DC, they were … Continue reading

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With the NHL Trade Deadline Set for February 26, 2018, NoVa Caps Looks Back At Brian MacLellan’s Past Moves

Photo: Hockey Insiders The NHL on NBC reported today that the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline will take place on Monday, February 26. Arguably, one of the more important dates on the NHL calendar, the trade deadline can have both a … Continue reading

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Grading General Manager Brian MacLellan’s Offseason Moves for First 4 Years

Since Brian MacLellan became General Manager in Washington, the Capitals have gone from a team that missed the playoffs to one of the best teams in the league.  How have his moves made during his tenure stacked up in retrospect? In this article, Harrison … Continue reading

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Is There A Trade Market For Defensemen for the Capitals?

Photos: NHL After losing Nate Schmidt in the Expansion Draft and Kevin Shattenkirk and Karl Alzner via Free Agency, the Capitals have two spots open on the blueline for defensemen. One of them is on the second-pairing next to John Carlson … Continue reading

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Who won the offseason thus far?

Photos: TSN The offseason has been a busy one so far. A lot of teams have gotten better through free agency, the draft, and trades with other teams. It’s hard to name just one team because a lot of teams … Continue reading

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Looking Back At Memorable Moments From Marcus Johansson’s Capitals Career

After seven seasons with the team, forward Marcus Johansson was traded to the New Jersey Devils just a few days ago to give the Capitals cap space to re-sign restricted free agents Andre Burakovsky and Philipp Grubauer to new contracts. … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Report Card: How Have the Clubs Performed During the Offseason?

Which Metropolitan Division Clubs Improved During the 2017 NHL Offseason? Continue reading

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Change Was Expected This Summer, But No One Expected This Much

Matt McClain/The Washington Post When the horn sounded on the Capitals’ season two months ago, the feeling from the team, coaching staff, management, and fans alike was more than just disappointment. It was also devastation and that of wanting to … Continue reading

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Capitals Trade Marcus Johansson to Devils

Nick Wass/Associated Press After being stuck with just $4.6 million in cap space following the re-signing of star center Evgeny Kuznetsov to an eight-year deal, the Caps had to find a way to free up cap space. They did just … Continue reading

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Caps Welcome Tyler Graovac

In a release, the Washington Capitals announced that they have acquired center Tyler Graovac from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for a 5th round pick in the 2018 Draft.

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