Tag Archives: 2019-2020 Washington Capitals

Martin Fehervary Will Travel to Prague Next Week to Train With Jakub Vrana, Will Be Capitals 7th or 8th Defenseman When Play Resumes

Capitals top defensive prospect Martin Fehervary is preparing for the resumption of the 2019-2020 NHL season. In an interview with SME Sport on Friday, he confirmed he will be reporting to Washington as the seventh or eighth defenseman when players … Continue reading

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Opening Odds for All First-Round Playoff Matchups

On Tuesday the NHL presented their initial framework for the return to play and their plan for completion of the 2019-2020 season. The top four teams from each conference (based on points percentage) will advance to the playoffs, while the … Continue reading

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Ilya Kovalchuk Is Feeling Good And Ready For A Run In Washington

While it was only seven games, Ilya Kovalchuk is feeling “it” in Washington. The Capitals trade-deadline acquisition is enjoying his time with the team, but even more important to the 37-year-old, at this stage of his career, he feels they … Continue reading

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2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs Set With 24 Teams, Including 16-Team Play-In Round; Capitals Get Play-In Bye

Photo: NHL.com NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced on Tuesday that the 2019-20 regular-season is done and that the Stanley Cup Playoffs will begin with 24 teams, which he believes is the fairest format. He emphasized that health and safety of … Continue reading

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U.S. Government Releases Order Facilitating Return of Foreign Athletes To United States

Friday afternoon acting U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf signed an order that exempts certain foreign professional athletes who compete in professional sporting events organized by certain leagues, including their essential staff and their dependents, from proclamations barring … Continue reading

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How Many Fans Could Attend a Capitals Game With Social Distancing Rules In Place?

When the NHL re-fires the engines for the 2019-2020 season sometime later this summer, it will be inside of empty arenas. However, at some point down the road, fans will be allowed back, in some form or fashion, we just … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Thinks Latest Plan To Resume Play “Will Probably Be The Only Option”

When the head of the Federal Reserve was interviewed by Scott Pelley for CBS news magazine 60 Minutes on Sunday night, we got a little hockey news as well. Jerome Powell, who was appointed by President Donald Trump in 2018, … Continue reading

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Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving Senses Positive News From NHL Next Week

Photos: @Capitals Calgary Flames General Manager Brad Treliving senses hockey fans may hear some good news at some point next week. In an interview with Sportsnet’s Eric Francis, Treliving stated he sensed gaining momentum with regards to what the potential restart … Continue reading

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Radko Gudas Tells Czech Media He Doesn’t Expect To Return To the Capitals Next Season

Pavel Papiskar, a writer for Ceska Televize in the Czech Republic, recently interviewed Washington Capitals defenseman, Radko Gudas. Ideally, Gudas would still be playing for the Capitals this year, but he does not expect to return to the team after … Continue reading

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How Much Money Does An NHL Home Game Generate?

Much has been made lately about the fact that a majority of the NHL’s annual revenue comes from television and media deals. It’s the sole reason the NHL can afford to play to empty arenas, when other hockey leagues cannot. … Continue reading

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