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How Swede It Is: The Capitals Battle For The Left Wing Spot On The Fourth Line Will Strictly Be A Swedish Thing

Photos : @Capitals One position battle that could be taking shape for the Washington Capitals this September is the roster spot at left wing on the fourth line. While stalwart Carl Hagelin’s status remains very much in question due to … Continue reading

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Making The Grade: Grades For Washington Capitals Forwards For The 2021-22 Season

As we continue to wrap-up our analysis of the Washington Capitals 2021-22 season, we  next take a look at the performance of the Capitals forwards during the regular season and generate resultant grades for each of the forwards for their … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin Says He’s Had Two Eye Surgeries, Won’t Get 100% Vision Back, But Hopeful He Can Play Again

Washington Capitals left-winger Carl Hagelin met with the media on Sunday morning for the first time since sustaining an eye injury in practice at the beginning of March. The injury ended his season.

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Where Do We Go From Here? The Capitals Preliminary “To-Do” List For The 2022 Off-Season

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images As we head into the vast unknown of yet another off-season for the Washington Capitals we immediately shift our focus to looking at team “needs” and the roster moves required to address those “needs”. Some of … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Will Not Play, Vitek Vanecek Set To Start In Goal Tonight Against Islanders: News From Capitals Morning Skate On The Island

The Washington Capitals made their way to Long Island on Wednesday in advance of their tilt with the Islanders tonight. The team will wrap-up their 2021-22 regular season schedule tomorrow night in Manhattan before shifting all of their focus to the … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Take 2021-22 Team Photo

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals technically had the day off on Monday following their 4-3 shootout loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night, but the team did convene at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for their annual team photo.

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Report: “Highly Unlikely” Carl Hagelin Returns This Season, “Hopeful” He Can Resume Playing Career

ESPN’s Emily Kaplan provided an update on the status of Washington Capitals forward Carl Hagelin during Saturday’s Penguins-Capitals game. She said it is “highly unlikely” that Hagelin will return this season, but he is “hopeful” he will be able to … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Carl Hagelin, Joe Snively Undergo Successful Surgeries

The Washington Capitals announced on Sunday afternoon that Carl Hagelin underwent successful surgery to his left eye, and will be out indefinitely.

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Trade Equity: What Do The Capitals Have To Offer At The Trade Deadline?

Photo: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports With the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline just two weeks away from this upcoming Monday, the Washington Capitals will have the opportunity to improve the roster with their current Stanley Cup window likely nearing its end. … Continue reading

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Capitals Activate Mantha, Place Hagelin On LTIR, Snively On IR

The Washington Capitals announced prior to Thursday’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes (7 PM ET, ESPN+, Hulu) that left-wing Anthony Mantha, who underwent shoulder surgery on November 5, has been activated off of long-term injured reserve. It appears that the … Continue reading

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