Tag Archives: Brian MacLellan

News and Notes from Friday’s Capitals Optional Skate at Kettler: Gearing Up for Game 82 and General Manager Brian MacLellan Speaks

Photo: @Capitals After falling 4-3 to the Nashville Predators on Thursday night, a few members of the Washington Capitals hit the ice Friday afternoon for an optional practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan also met the … Continue reading

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This Week’s Roundup from the Washington Capitals Rumor Mill

Here is the latest weekly summary from the Capitals rumor mill. We sift through the mountains of minutia to bring you credible, Capitals-related rumors currently making the rounds.

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News and Notes from Friday’s Capitals Practice in San Jose: Tom Wilson Update

Photo: @Capitals Things have not gone well for the Washington Capitals so far on their three-game California road trip. While they did play much better against the Kings on Thursday night than they did on Tuesday against the Ducks, the … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan Receives Contract Extension

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Saturday night during the Washington Capitals Stadium Series game with the Toronto Maple Leafs, news broke on the Hockey Night in Canada broadcast. Reporter Nick Kypreos announced that Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan is going to … 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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Metropolitan Division Trade Deadline Primer: Buyers, Sellers, and Team Needs

What will the Metropolitan Division clubs do at the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline? Continue reading

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Should the Capitals Trade For a Defenseman, Or Is it Best to Let the Kids Figure Things Out?

A few weeks ago, NoVa Caps posed the question as to whether or not the Capitals should pursue a reunion with longtime defenseman Mike Green, who is likely to be a hot commodity come the trade deadline in two weeks, … 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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Contract Conversation: Eller to Stay in D.C.; So How Does His Contract Compare?

Exciting news broke late this morning that the Capitals’ own “Great Dane”, Lars Eller had come to terms on, and signed a contract extension that will keep him rocking the red for another five seasons for a handsome total of … Continue reading

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