Tag Archives: 2021-22 Season

How Bad Can It Get In Vancouver?

Photo: Sportsnet The city of Vancouver has had enough when it comes to their hockey team. A 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night where the Vancouver Canucks were outshot 44-23 sent the team to their 10th loss in … Continue reading

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NHL Postpones Senators’ Next Three Games At Least After 10 Players Enter COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: Sportsnet The NHL announced on Monday that the Ottawa Senators’ games at the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday, against the Nashville Predators at Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday, and against the New York Rangers at Canadian Tire Centre On … Continue reading

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The Top 15 Surprises Of The 2021-22 NHL Season So Far

Photo: Dallas Morning News With all NHL teams now approaching the 10-game mark on the 2021-22 season, there have been plenty of surprises so far on both the team front and player one. NoVa Caps looks at the top 15 surprises … Continue reading

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Carey Price Leaves Canadiens, Enters NHL’s Player Assistance Program

Image: The Athletic The Montreal Canadiens announced on Thursday that goaltender Carey Price will be away from the team indefinitely after voluntarily joining the NHL and Players’ Association’s player assistance program.

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Capitals Assign Three Forwards To AHL Hershey

The Washington Capitals announced on Sunday afternoon they have assigned three players to the AHL’s Hershey Bears.

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“We Are Pushing Each Other, But In A Good Way”: Vitek Vanecek Talks Competition with Ilya Samsonov, Rollercoaster Offseason, and Recovering From Injury

Perhaps no member of the Washington Capitals had more of a rollercoaster offseason than goaltender Vitek Vanecek. After a strong rookie campaign in 2020-21, the Capitals left him exposed in the 2021 Expansion Draft, in which he was selected by … Continue reading

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“I’m Happy That I’m Here”: Evgeny Kuznetsov Talks Offseason Trade Rumblings, Rebounding From a Tough 2020-21 Campaign, and The Return of Fans

Screen cap: @Capitals After an offseason that featured numerous rumblings about his future with the Washington Capitals, Center Evgeny Kuznetsov spoke with the media at MedStar Capitals Iceplex during the Capitals’ Media Day on Thursday.  He spoke about rebounding from … Continue reading

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie On Being Protected In NHL Expansion Draft: “I’m So Happy To Be Here. This Is My Home Now.”

Washington Capitals right-wing T.J. Oshie called the offseason “a good time to get back with the family and kids” during his session with the media on the first day of training camp on Thursday. He travelled and went to Seattle … Continue reading

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Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin Out At Least Two Months After Offseason Knee Surgery

Photo: NHL.com Pittsburgh Penguins GM Ron Hextall announced on Thursday, the first day of training camp for the 2021-22 NHL season, that center Evgeni Malkin will miss at least the first two months of it after undergoing knee surgery over … Continue reading

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Blue Jackets Rescind Unvaccinated Zac Rinaldo’s Training Camp Invitation

Photo: NESN After signing left-wing Zac Rinaldo to a one-year, two-way contract over the summer, the Columbus Blue Jackets announced on Tuesday that the 31-year-old’s invitation to the team’s training camp has been rescinded after Rinaldo refused to get a … Continue reading

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