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Washington Capitals Schedule Up To Opening Night (Updated)

Training camp is now in full swing, which means that the upcoming season for the NHL and the Washington Capitals is rapidly approaching. Here is a list of all practice times and games that will take place between now and … Continue reading

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For Two Capitals’ Prospects, Brooks Orpik Could Be Just What The Doctor Ordered

Earlier in the week the Washington Capitals named recently retired Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik to their Player Development Department. I commented in social media, half-heartedly, that this may have been the most significant “unrestricted free agent” signing by the Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospects Fall To Lightning Prospects 7-2 In Final Game Of 2019 Prospect Tournament

Photos: @Capitals The Washington Capitals prospects fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning prospects 7-2 in the third and final game of the 2019 prospect showcase Tuesday afternoon at the Ford Ice Center in Antioch, Tennessee. The loss gives the Captals … Continue reading

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Capitals Name Brooks Orpik to Player Development Department

The Washington Capitals have named Brooks Orpik to the Player Development Department, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. 

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Capitals Prospects Fall To Predators Prospects 3-2 (OT) In Game 2 Of The 2019 Prospect Tournament

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals prospects fell to the Nashville Predators prospects 3-2 (OT) in the second game of the 2019 prospect showcase Sunday afternoon at the Ford Ice Center in Antioch, Tennessee. The Capitals prospects will next face the … Continue reading

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Capitals Forward Prospect Kristian Roykas Marthinsen Set For Rookie Camp: “It’s A Whole Other Kind of Hockey Over There”

Photo: Saskatoon Blades HC Dalen’s new forward, and seventh round pick by the Washington Capitals in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, Kristian Röykås Marthinsen will be departing Jönköping, Sweden this Wednesday to participate in the Capitals annual rookie camp. Hockeyasverige.se … Continue reading

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Brett Leason: Giving The Capitals Prospect Pool A New ‘Leason’ Life

Brett Leason was drafted by the Capitals in the second round (#56 overall) of the 2019 NHL Entry Level Draft back in June, and signed a three-year entry-level contract for $750,000 average annual value (AAV) following Capitals Development cap on July 11th. … Continue reading

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Review Of Connor McMichael’s Play in the 2019 World Junior Summer Showcase

Photo: Team Canada Connor McMichael, the Washington Capitals first round draft pick in the 2019 NHL entry draft (#25 overall) spent the past week playing for Team Canada in the 2019 World Junior Summer Showcase held in Plymouth, Michigan. The week-long … Continue reading

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Prized Prospect Preview: A Pre-season Look At Connor McMichael

Photo: Washington Capitals The Washington Capitals fully understand the importance of strength down the middle, as for many seasons, the team had a revolving door to try and support franchise pivot Nicklas Backstrom. It wasn’t until the arrival of Evgeny … Continue reading

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Shane Gersich Will Look To “Zero In” And “Lock it Down” This Season

There was plenty of buzz surrounding Shane Gersich in the spring of 2018. He had just signed a deal with the Washington Capitals immediately following the conclusion of his junior year at the University of North Dakota, and subsequently joined the … Continue reading

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