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NHLPA Will Host 11th Annual Rookie Showcase At MedStar Capitals Iceplex on August 25

The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) will host its 11thannual NHLPA Rookie Showcase Sunday, Aug. 25 at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va., with 28 NHL® prospects and rookies scheduled to attend. Alexander Alexeyev will be this year’s representative … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Top-20 Prospects: 2019 Pre-Season Rankings

The top 20 Capitals prospect list has been updated to reflect the departure of players due to free agency (Riley Barber, Nathan Walker, Aaron Ness, Jayson, etc.), additional film review and analysis and performance at the 2019 Capitals Development Camp. … Continue reading

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Staying Healthy Will Be Top Priority For Alexander Alexeyev: An Examination Of His Injuries Over The Past Three Seasons

The rigors of an NHL schedule may be one of the most physically demanding tests in all of sports. The wear-and-tear of a hockey season can only be likened to that of an NFL campaign, but with five times as … Continue reading

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A Few Prospects To Watch At This Year’s Washington Capitals Development Camp

We’re camping! The 2019 Washington Capitals Development Camp will begin this Tuesday (6/25) at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Ballston, Virginia, and run through Saturday (6/29). This year’s camp will include all new Capitals prospects drafted this past weekend in Vancouver, in … Continue reading

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A Retrospective On The Last Decade of Draft Picks by the Washington Capitals

Photo: Washington Capitals The NHL Entry Draft is the most cost-efficient method for teams to acquire talent. The best teams are able to cultivate talent from each draft, re-stocking prospect pipelines — and even NHL-ready players. Teams that draft effectively … Continue reading

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Top 20 Ranking Of Washington Capitals Prospects For 2019 (Pre-Draft and Development Camp)

The following represents NoVa Caps’ top 20 ranking of Washington Capitals prospects heading into this year’s draft and development camp at the end of June. We prepared this ranking annually to establish an analytical baseline for future follow-up analysis and … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Alexander Alexeyev

We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for defenseman Alexander Alexeyev. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page on the top menu or right here.)

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Capitals Prospect Alex Alexeyev Goes Down With Apparent Knee Injury

Photo: @Vancan19 It’s been a tough year for the Washington Capitals 2018 first round draft pick, Alexander Alexeyev. The 2018-2019 season has seen the 6’-4” defenseman suffer a long string of injuries. Friday night against the Brandon Wheat Kings may … Continue reading

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Backup On The Blueline – Analysis Of The Capitals’ Organizational Depth On Defense

It was no surprise that Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan made a trade for defenseman Nick Jensen days before the deadline last week. The championship-winning GM has made a move for a defenseman in each of his previous four years … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – January, 2019

Welcome to the fourth installment of NoVa Caps’ monthly prospect reports for the 2018-2019 Washington Capitals. This report summarizes activities for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of January, 2019, and provides an overall “Trending” rating for each … Continue reading

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