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Wild Re-sign Reigning Calder Trophy Winner Kirill Kaprizov To Five-Year, $45 Million Contract

Image: Mercury News The Minnesota Wild announced that they have re-signed restricted free agent left-wing Kirill Kaprizov to a five-year contract that carries a $9 million cap hit on Tuesday night, just prior to the start of training camp.

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Former Capitals Defenseman Zdeno Chara Signs One-Year Contract To Return To Islanders

Photo: CBS Boston The New York Islanders announced on Saturday that they have signed former Washington Capitals left-handed defenseman Zdeno Chara to a one-year contract at an unknown cap hit. The 44-year-old became an unrestricted free agent on July 28.

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The Best Trade Acquisitions Of The 2020-21 NHL Season

Photo: NHL.com During every NHL season (both in-season or the offseason), teams make trades to improve their roster. While some backfire, a lot end up paying off big time for some teams. NoVa Caps looks at the five best trade … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana Signs Three-Year, $15.75 Million Contract With Red Wings To Avoid Arbitration

Photo: MLive According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, former Washington Capitals left-wing Jakub Vrana signed a three-year contract that carries a $5.25 million cap hit with the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday to avoid a salary arbitration hearing on Wednesday. He … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-sign Ilya Samsonov To One-Year, $2 Million Contract

Photo: Last Word On Sports The Washington Capitals announced on Monday afternoon that they have signed restricted free agent goaltender Ilya Samsonov to a one-year, $2 million contract.

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Jakub Vrana, Red Wings More Than $2 Million Apart In Contract Negotiations Heading Into Arbitration

Photo: Detroit Jock City According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, former Washington Capitals left-wing Jakub Vrana and the Detroit Red Wings are more than $2 million apart in contract negotiations heading into their salary arbitration hearing on Wednesday. The 25-year-old is … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Ilya Samsonov Does Not File For Salary Arbitration; Red Wings’ Jakub Vrana Among 17 Players That Did

Photo: NBC Sports Washington Capitals goaltender and restricted free agent Ilya Samsonov did not file for salary arbitration by Sunday’s 5 PM ET deadline to do so. Because he did not file for arbitration, it is assumed that Samsonov feels … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-Sign Lucas Johansen; Sign Two Defensemen, Goaltender Hunter Shepard To Two-Way Contracts

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Lucas Johansen to a one-year, two-way contract ($700,000/$95,000), signed defenseman Matt Irwin to a one-year, two-way contract ($750,000/350,000), defenseman Dylan McIlrath to a two-year, two-way contract (2021-22: $750,000/450,000; 2022-23: $750,000/475,000) and goaltender … Continue reading

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NHL July 28 Free Agency And Trade Tracker

Photo: Canes Country With free agency opening on Wednesday at 12 noon ET, many players joined with new teams via the open market or trade while others signed contract extensions with their current NHL club. NoVa Caps tracks every signing … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby Signs One-Year Contract With Stars After Getting Contract Bought Out By Canucks

Photo: NHL.com After the Vancouver Canucks bought out the final year of former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby’s two-year contract that carried a $4.5 million cap hit, the Dallas Stars signed the 31-year-old unrestricted free agent to a one-year contract … Continue reading

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