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Peter Laviolette Says Alex Ovechkin “Still Day-to-Day”, Hendrix Lapierre’s “Skill and Poise” Aided His Impressive Training Camp

Screen cap: @Capitals The Washington Capitals’ opening night matchup against the New York Rangers is just two days away and after making more roster moves earlier today, the team is getting closer to finalizing their lineup for the highly-anticipated contest … Continue reading

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“The Next Few Weeks Are Going to Be Big For Him”: Hershey Bears Head Coach Scott Allen Talks Connor McMichael, Organizational Success, and More

While the Washington Capitals had a relatively well-conducted offseason that included keeping franchise great Alex Ovechkin on a new contract and re-acquiring goaltender Vitek Vanecek from the Seattle Kraken, the loss of Spencer Carbery, the Head Coach of their American … Continue reading

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Five Head Coaches Entering 2021-22 NHL Season On Hot Seat

Photo: NHL.com Entering the 2021-22 NHL season, many coaches are on the hot seat due to their respective teams’ lack of success in the regular-season or Stanley Cup Playoffs. NoVa Caps looks at five head coaches who could be on … Continue reading

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Former Capitals’ Head Coach Barry Trotz Named Assistant For Canada At 2022 Winter Olympics

Photo: USA Today Former Washington Capitals and current New York Islanders head coach Barry Trotz was named an assistant coach for Team Canada at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. Tampa Bay Lightning head coach John Cooper will be … Continue reading

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Report: Maple Leafs Name Hershey Bears Head Coach Spencer Carbery An Assistant

Photo: NHL.com According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, the Toronto Maple Leafs named former head coach of the AHL’s Hershey Bears, Spencer Carbery, an assistant coach after Dave Hakstol left to become the Seattle Kraken’s head coach.

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Report: Canadiens’ Head Coach Dominique Ducharme Tests Positive For COVID-19, Will Miss At Least 10 Days

Photo: Jonathan Kozub/Getty Images The Montreal Canadiens announced prior to Game 3 of their Stanley Cup Semifinal series against the Vegas Golden Knights at Bell Centre on Friday night (8 PM ET, USA Network) that head coach Dominique Ducharme has … Continue reading

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Rangers Fire Head Coach David Quinn

Photo: NYP The New York Rangers announced on Wednesday morning that they have fired head coach David Quinn after they missed the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the fourth consecutive season. A replacement has yet to be named.

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Coyotes, Head Coach Rick Tocchet Mutually Agree To Part Ways

Photo Photo: Christian Petersen/Getty Images The Arizona Coyotes announced on Sunday that the organization and head coach Rick Tocchet have mutually agreed to part ways. Tocchet was with the organization for four seasons. His contract will expire on July 28.

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Sabres Fire Head Coach Ralph Krueger; Don Granato Replaces Him On Interim Basis

Photo: WKBW The Buffalo Sabres announced on Wednesday morning that head coach Ralph Krueger and assistant Steve Smith were relieved of their duties. Don Granato will be the interim head coach with development coaches Matt Ellis and Dan Girardi serving … Continue reading

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Flames Fire Head Coach Geoff Ward, Hire Darryl Sutter As Replacement

Photo: LA Times The Calgary Flames announced right after their 7-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night that they have fired head coach Geoff Ward and replaced him with Darryl Sutter.

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