Tag Archives: Brian MacLellan

Washington Capitals Evening News: Jakub’s Ladder and a Resting Beagle

Photo: NHL Prep for preseason game #3, Friday’s camp scrimmage, preseason ponderings, Jakub Vrana will go with another top line, Dmitry Orlov preview, what prospects are shining dyer the first week of training camp and more in this evening’s Capitals … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Capitals’ Prospects, PTO’s Bring New Energy to Training Camp

Photo: Washington Capitals Jakub Vrana in the top six, Chiasson and Jokipakka looking for contracts, lineups for first scrimmage, Caps prospects inject new life in training camp, GMBM speaks to the media and much more in this evenings Capitals links: 

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Young Bloods Lighting A Fire in Washington Capitals Training Camp

Photos: Washington Capitals Last year’s offseason was a boring one by all accounts for the Washington Capitals. The team just came off of a President’s Trophy winning season, only to be ousted by a team we don’t speak of in … Continue reading

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Brian MacLellan talks Ovi, Walker, Djoos and More in Latest Interview

Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan spoke with the media on Friday during media day to talk about the current state of the team. GMBM weighed in on a variety of things including Alex Ovechkin’s shape, the prospects looking to make … Continue reading

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With the NHL Trade Deadline Set for February 26, 2018, NoVa Caps Looks Back At Brian MacLellan’s Past Moves

Photo: Hockey Insiders The NHL on NBC reported today that the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline will take place on Monday, February 26. Arguably, one of the more important dates on the NHL calendar, the trade deadline can have both a … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Player Preview: T.J. Oshie

As we do each and every year in the weeks leading up to Capitals training camp, NoVa Caps is preparing key “player previews” for the coming season. Today our annual player previews continue with T.J. Oshie.

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Grading General Manager Brian MacLellan’s Offseason Moves for First 4 Years

Since Brian MacLellan became General Manager in Washington, the Capitals have gone from a team that missed the playoffs to one of the best teams in the league.  How have his moves made during his tenure stacked up in retrospect? In this article, Harrison … Continue reading

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Grading Brian MacLellan’s In-Season Moves as Capitals’ GM

Photo: KSNV Brian MacLellan’s off-season moves this summer have drawn a lot of attention, as the Capitals are beginning to retool the team and make roster changes to adhere to the salary cap. In addition to the off-season moves, it’s … Continue reading

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How Much Can Brian MacLellan Be Blamed For This Summer

 This summer has been tough for the Capitals and Caps Nation. As General Manager Brian MacLellan put it, the Caps have the Stanley Cup hangover without the Stanley Cup. 

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With Fresh New Faces, the Ovechkin-Era Washington Capitals Continue to Change and Evolve

The faces that surround Alex Ovechkin continue to change and evolve in Washington D.C. Continue reading

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