Tag Archives: 2017 Free Agency

Caps Re-sign Andre Burakovsky to Two-year Contract

Photo: Sports Illustrated Having already locked up three of their five restricted free agents (Brett Connolly, Dmitry Orlov, and Evgeny Kuznetsov), the Capitals continued to check off the rest of their to-do list as they announced the signing of young … 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’ GM Brian MacLellan Holds Media Conference Call

The last week has been busy for Brian MacLellan, General Manager of the Capitals. Aside from some minor signings and contract extensions for players, he has made some moves that have not been popular with the fan base. A lot … Continue reading

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Caps Lock Up Kuznetsov on an Eight-year Deal

Photo: Washington Capitals Having already locked up three of their restricted free agents, the Caps continued checking off their offseason to-do list of signing their RFAs to new contracts with the signing of second-line center and budding superstar to a … Continue reading

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Is the Caps’ Stanley Cup Window Really Closing?

After a 2-0 Game 7 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Capitals were well aware that they had five pending unrestricted free agents and six pending restricted free agents that … Continue reading

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2017 NHL Free Agency Frenzy: Day 1 Recap

What were the biggest moves made on Day 1 of 2017 NHL Free Agency? Continue reading

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Goodbye Mr. Game 7: A Tribute to Justin Williams

After re-signing right wing T.J. Oshie, the Capitals made it clear that they were all but done negotiating with their remaining unrestricted free agents. It came as no surprise when right wing Justin Williams signed with the Carolina Hurricanes early … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Anthony Peluso to One-year Deal

CBC While the Caps are unlikely to sign any of the major names on the free agent market, they have added some depth and toughness to the organization with the addition of former Winnipeg Jet Anthony Peluso on a one-year, two-way … Continue reading

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Justin Williams Heading Back to Carolina

The announcements of expected departures continued early Saturday afternoon with the announcement that Justin Williams has signed with the Carolina Hurricanes. 

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Report: Karl Alzner is Heading to Montreal

The “summer of change” for the Capitals has now reached its climax with free agency beginning today. According to TSN and Tweeted by Aaron Ward, defenseman Karl Alzner has signed with the Montreal Canadiens. The deal is worth five years … Continue reading

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