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The Mad Scramble To Find Ice Time For Capitals Prospects Continues

Photo: @Capitals The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect developmental hockey league operations throughout North America. In the last week the AHL, OHL and WHL have formally announced lengthy delays to the start of the 2020-21 seasons, with those dates potentially … Continue reading

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Capitals Loan Prospect Aliaksei Protas to Dinamo Minsk of KHL

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals announced on Friday that they have loaned forward prospect Aliaksei Protas to Dinamo Minsk of the KHL. It was reported that Protas met with Dinamo Minsk back in mid July and was extended an offer, … Continue reading

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Capitals Loan Damien Riat and Tobias Geisser to Europe Teams

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have loaned Damien Riat to the Geneve-Servette Hockey Club of the Swiss National League and Tobias Geisser to EV Zug of the Swiss National League to begin the 2020-21 hockey season, senior vice president … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek Is Ready For Shot At Number 2 Spot in Washington

Photo: Chase Angnello-Dean/NHL via Getty Images It’s looking more and more likely that the Washington Capitals will go with Vitek Vanecek as the number two netminder for the 2020 playoffs, replacing Ilya Samsonov who was injured prior to training camp … Continue reading

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Damien Riat Attends Camp for Swiss National Team

Washington Capitals forward prospect Damien Riat and 21 other Swiss players began a week-long training camp at OYM Science in Cham, Switzerland this past Sunday. The goal of the camp was to allow the best players between the ages of 20 … Continue reading

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Report: Damien Riat Allowed To Start 2020-21 Season in Swiss or Swedish Hockey Leagues

According to the ” Journal du Jura “, Washington Capitals prospect Damien Riat is available to play in Europe prior to the opening of the Washington Capitals training camp, currently scheduled to start in mid-November.

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Martin Hugo Has, Team Czech Republic Sweep Team Slovakia In Three-Game Series

Photo: Team Czech Republic Washington Capitals defensive prospect Martin Hugo Has reported to the Team Czech Republic practice facilities at the Brno Sports Center Lužánky last Monday to begin preparations for this weekends series with Team Slovakia. The three game set … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek Continues To Chase His Dream: “I’ll Just Keep Fighting”

Photo: AP Like many other Czech hockey players, Vitek Vanecek returned home after the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Now the goalkeeper is back in North America for at least a few weeks, where he continues to chase his dream … Continue reading

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Report: Tobias Geisser To Start 2020-21 Season With EV Zug, Then Report to North America

The Swiss newspaper Zentralpuls is reporting that Washington Capitals defensive prospect Tobias Geisser, 21, will start the upcoming season with EV Zug in the Swiss National League. The defender is expected to return to North America later in the season. The NHL … Continue reading

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Aliaksei Protas Has Met With KHL’s Dynamo Minsk, But Has Decided To Pass On Offer And Return To Prince Albert Raiders

Photo: @Protas.21 We mentioned in a post published in early June that there were rumors swirling in Belarus media that the KHL’s Dynamo Minsk was interested in signing Washington Capitals forward prospect Aliaksei Protas. At the time there was question … Continue reading

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