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Capitals’ Black Ace Daniel Sprong: “I’m Just Trying To Take It Day-By-Day”

Photo: Orange County Register Washington Capitals forward prospect and black ace Daniel Sprong told the media after the prospects’ 2-1 win over the veterans in Friday’s scrimmage that training camp has “been fun, like any other camp in the past.” … Continue reading

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Capitals Hold First Scrimmage, Daniel Sprong Scores Two Goals; T.J. Oshie, Ilya Samsonov and Alex Alexeyev Miss Practice: Day 5 of Capitals Training Camp

Photo: @Capitals Saturday was day 5 of the Washington Capitals training camp at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. As was the case in previous days, the camp was divided into two separate practice sessions, but today also include the team’s first intrasquad … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Head Coach Todd Reirden Calls Saturday’s Training Camp Scrimmage A “Good Day For Us”

On Saturday afternoon, Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden spoke to the media on a Zoom call following the group practices and scrimmage on the fifth day of training camp in Phase 3 of the NHL’s Return to Play Plan. He discussed … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Announce Roster for Phase 3 of NHL’s Return to Play Plan

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will begin Phase 3 of the NHL’s Return to Play Plan and resume the 2019-20 season, presented by Capital One, on Monday, July 13, with the start of Phase 3 camp at MedStar Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospects Connor McMichael, Daniel Sprong, Shane Gersich, Phillipe Mailet Join Team’s Informal Skates Ahead Of Phase Three

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals forward prospects Connor McMichael, Phillippe Mailet, Shane Gersich, and Daniel Sprong, all expected to be black aces for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, joined the team’s informal practice on Thursday.

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Capitals Prospects That Will Be Called Up For Training Camp And The 2020 Playoffs

Last week the 24 NHL teams entering the upcoming 2020 playoffs submitted to the league office their list of prospects they wish to be included in their training camp and playoff rosters. Teams are allowed to have 30 skaters and … Continue reading

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What Will the 2020-21 Capitals Roster Look Like?

Prior to the shutdown of NHL operations due to COVID-19, there were reports that the salary cap ceiling could increase to a value between $84M and $88.2M. Given the fact that the NHL may lose revenue from the key stretch … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – February, 2020

Welcome to the fifth installment of NoVa Caps’ Washington Capitals monthly prospects report for the 2019-2020 season. The report summarizes activities for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of February, 2020, and provides an overall “Trending” rating for each … Continue reading

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Bears Trounce Penguins, 5-1: Mike Sgarbossa Returns With Two Goals; Garrett Pilon, Daniel Sprong Score

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Great Save Productions/Hershey Bears The Hershey Bears beat the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 5-1 Saturday night at Giant Center. The win improves the Bears record to 35-17-3-3 (76 points) on the season. With the victory, the Bears maintain a three-point … Continue reading

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Ilya Kovalchuk Starts On Third-Line; Richard Panik Demoted; Braden Holtby Starts: Jets at Capitals Pregame Notebook

Photo: @Capitals Forward Ilya Kovalchuck, who was acquired in a trade that sent a 2020 third-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, will make his Washington Capitals‘ debut against the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday (7 PM ET, NBC … Continue reading

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