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Capitals’ Prospect Connor Hobbs Bone-Crusher Hit in WHL Playoffs

GORD WALDNER / THE STARPHOENIX Capitals prospect Connor Hobbs has had an impressive 2016-2017 season for the Regina Pats of the WHL. As you may recall, Hobbs set a franchise record for scoring by a Pats defenseman this season – … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Connor Hobbs Sets Franchise Scoring Record

The Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League (WHL) closed out their 2016-17 regular season with a 6-0 win over the Brandon Wheat Kings on Saturday night. The final game also marked the end of a breakout season for Capitals prospect … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospect Connor Hobbs Continues to Rack-up Points

Hobbs, the Caps fifth-round draft pick (143rd Overall) in 2015, is racking up points for his Regina Pats in the Western Hockey League (WHL). Hobbs is currently the top-scoring blueliner in the WHL.

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Meet The Prospect: Connor Hobbs

Photo: Jeff Vinnik/NHLI via Getty Images Caps fans are familiar with top prospects Madison Bowey, Jonas Siegenthaler, and now Lucas Johansen as the best prospects on the blueline. One player that often gets overlooked is Caps fifth round pick (143rd … Continue reading

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Whip-Shawed: NHL Commits Unforced Error With Shaw Suspension

Photo: Washington Post   It’s one of the favorite pastimes amongst sports fans: debating suspensions. No matter what the sport or the infraction, there is never universal agreement when it comes to either the decision to or extent of suspending a … Continue reading

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2016 Rookie Tournament: The Future of the Washington Capitals – Meet Five of the “New Kids”

Connor Hobbs From September 17th through the 20th the Washington Capitals’ prospects will play in a tournament verse the prospects of the Nashville Predators, Tampa Bay Lightning and Florida Panthers. The event will take place in Florida in a round-robin … Continue reading

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Caps Development Camp Scrimmage 2016

As is customary for Washington Capitals Development Camps, this year’s Development Camp climaxed with a scrimmage among the invited prospects.  However, one obvious difference between this year’s scrimmage held this past Saturday was that it was not a part of Caps Fan Fest … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Connor Hobbs

Photo: Washington Times The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Connor Hobbs to a three-year, entry-level contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. 

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A Comprehensive Summary of the Capitals’ Offseason Moves

(Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) The Capitals made some beneficial moves this summer that should help the team contend for the Stanley Cup. While they did lose longtime defenseman Mike Green, right-wing Joel Ward, center Eric Fehr, and traded right-wing Troy … Continue reading

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Development Camp Profile: Connor Hobbs

Photo: Tigers Hockey Connor Hobbs, the 20 year-old Defenseman from Regina, Saskatoon, Canada, was a 5th round draft pick by the Washington Capitals in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, and will be attending his first development camp July 7-11, 2015.  The … Continue reading

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