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From KHL To AHL: An Interview With Washington Capitals’ Prospect Aliaksei Protas [Translated]

Washington Capitals prospect Aliaksei Protas recently completed his first season in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). The season included a trip to the postseason where he was awarded “Best Rookie” of the first round of the Gagarin Cup.

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Connor McMichael Scores Game-Tying Goal With 53 Seconds Left In Regulation, And Wins It In Overtime With Buzzer-Beater Goal

The Hershey Bears rallied to beat the Binghamton Devils 3-2 (OT), Sunday afternoon at the Giant Center in Hershey. The win improves the Bears record to 8-4-2-0 (18 points) on the season.

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Capitals Re-Assign Aliaksei Protas to Hershey

The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday that they have re-assigned center prospect Aliaksei Protas to the team’s AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears.

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Garrett Pilon Emerging As NHL-Level Talent For Hershey

Photo: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins The Toronto Maple Leafs selected American center Auston Matthews with the first overall pick in the 2016 National Hockey League (NHL) Entry Draft. Eighty-six picks later, the Washington Capitals drafted an American center of their own in … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – February, 2021: Connor McMichael And Garrett Pilon Get Tricky, Alex Alexeyev And Aliaksei Protas Head To Playoffs And Zach Fucale Is A Wall

Welcome to the sixth installment of NoVa Caps’ Washington Capitals Monthly Prospects Report for the 2020-2021 season. This report summarizes activities for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of February, 2021.  

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Aliaksei Protas And Alex Alexeyev Are Heading To The KHL Playoffs

Washington Capitals prospects Aliaksei Protas and Alex Alexeyev were loaned to KHL teams last summer when it became fairly apparent that hockey in North America would be on hold for quite some time. As it turns out, it was a … Continue reading

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Alexander Alexeyev On Life In The KHL

Photo: Salavat Yuleav Ufa With the pandemic delaying the start of the AHL season, the Capitals loaned defensive prospect Alexander Alexeyev to Salavat Yulaev Ufa of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).  He recently shared his impressions about playing in the … Continue reading

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Hendrix Lapierre Needs Games: He’s Quarantined For Over 60 Days So Far This Season

Photo: André Émond Hendrix Lapierre has had an on and off season since he was drafted by the Capitals in the first round of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. On and off with regards to playing time, that is. The … Continue reading

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Alexander Alexeyev Wins KHL ‘Rookie of the Week’ Award For The Third Time This Season

Capitals defensive prospect Alexander Alexeyev, who was loaned to the KHL team Salavat Yulaev ufa, won the KHL ‘Rookie of the Week’ award for this past week. It is the third time he won the award.

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Report: Damien Riat Recalled To Hershey

Lematin.ch is reporting that Capitals’ forward prospect Damien Riat has been recalled by the Washington Capitals and will be reporting to Hershey for the start of the AHL season. The Bears begin their 2020-21 campaign on February 5.

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