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Capitals Trade Andre Burakovsky To Avalanche

Photo: NBCSW The Washington Capitals traded forward Andre Burakovsky to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for second and third-round picks in the 2020 NHL Draft, the team announced on Friday afternoon. The Capitals also acquired the rights to pending unrestricted … Continue reading

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Capitals Qualify Six Restricted Free Agents

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals qualified six of their restricted free agents before Tuesday’s 5 PM ET deadline to do so, including forward Andre Burakovsky whom many thought may not get qualified because it cost the Capitals at least $3.25 … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Expected To Qualify Andre Burakovsky

Photo: WaPo The Washington Capitals are expected to qualify forward Andre Burakovsky, who can become a restricted free agent on July 1, by Tuesday’s 5 PM ET deadline to submit qualifying offers, according to Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post. … 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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Report: Capitals Are “In Total ‘Go For It’ Mode”

Photo: NHL.com Now that the 2018-19 NHL season has ended, the offseason trade buzz is starting to ramp up. According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, the Washington Capitals are among the most active teams in trade talks so far this offseason, … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Trade Bait and Acquisitions

Photo: Yahoo! Sports Late last week, TSN released a list of their top 25 “trade bait” players for this off-season (here). It is interesting to note that no players from the Washington Capitals appeared on this list but it is … Continue reading

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Fixing the Bottom-Six Conundrum: The Washington Capitals Have Plenty of Work To Do in the 2019 Offseason

General Manager Brian MacLellan and his staff have plenty of work to do in the 2019 offseason. Continue reading

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Bringing Back Burky: Why the Capitals Should Bring Back Andre Burakovsky Next Season

The Capitals have a number of players’ whose futures must be decided this offseason, with Brett Connolly and Carl Hagelin headlining the group as unrestricted free agents. One player whose future was debated throughout the 2018-19 season is Andre Burakovsky, … Continue reading

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Summer To-Do List: Capitals Management Has Some Tough Decisions To Make As They Manage the Salary Cap

Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan has a busy summer ahead with key players needing new contracts. Continue reading

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Pondering The Capitals’ Offseason Needs

Photo: ESPN With the Washington Capitals‘ 2018-19 season now in the rearview, the team will assess their roster and staff over the summer to prepare for a run at their second Stanley Cup in three seasons. Salary cap constraints, however, … Continue reading

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