Tag Archives: 2018 NHL Trade Deadline

Defensive (Deadline) Deal: Michal Kempny Has Been A Valuable Pickup for the Capitals

Photo: USA Today Sports The Capitals’ regular season ended on a high note on Saturday night with a 5-3 win over the New Jersey Devils and the team defied a number of odds throughout the season. The Capitals’ blueline was … Continue reading

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Trading Places: A Look at Who Went Where Before the Trade Deadline Closed

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Today is February 27, 2018 and the NHL’s Trade Deadline officially closed over 24 hours ago. It was a very busy few weeks leading up to this point for all 31 NHL clubs and last-minute trades were … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Monday’s Capitals Optional Skate in Columbus: Trade Deadline Special

It’s trade deadline day. The stressful day of the year where fans and players alike constantly check Twitter for the news and rumors surrounding their team. Who’s gonna stay? Who’s gonna go? In the middle of all the chaos, the … Continue reading

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Biggest Storylines Heading Into the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline

Which players will get moved before Monday’s deadline? Which clubs will be the most active? Continue reading

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Capitals Acquire Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens

Source: Last Word on Hockey The Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday afternoon. Washington sent their 2019 fifth round pick to Montreal for the 26-year old blueliner. 

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Rumors Roundup for the Washington Capitals – February 21st, 2018

With the trade deadline rapidly approaching (this Monday, 2/26, 3:00 p.m. ET.), teams are starting to get serious about making their final moves for the final quarter of the season. Yes, “silly season” is in high gear. Here are the … Continue reading

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Looking Back at Previous Trades: What Happened with the Draft Picks the Capitals Dealt?

The Washington Capitals have been big buyers at the trade deadline in recent years. In pursuit of the franchise’s first Stanley Cup, Caps General Manager Brian MacLellan has not been shy about trading draft picks to bring in extra assets … Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Plan for the Trade Deadline: A Measured Approach

With the trade deadline now just two weeks away, the Washington Capitals general approach is beginning to take shape. It’s appearing more and more unlikely that the Capitals will go “all in” at the trade deadline, as has been the … Continue reading

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