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December NHL 2021-22 Power Rankings: Predators, Canucks See Biggest Jumps; Oilers Fall The Most

Photo: Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images With the 2021-22 NHL season set to resume on Tuesday, NoVa Caps ranks all 32 teams in our monthly power rankings. Some teams have moved slightly while the expected contenders have taken big leaps. … Continue reading

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We Miss You, Colby: Bruins, Oilers Celebrate the Life of Late Colby Cave

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images Thursday night at TD Garden was more than a game between the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers. It was a time to remember and celebrate the life of the late Colby Cave.

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Hockey and All That – The First Month Of The 2021-22 Season

Photo: SI The first month of the 2021-22 season, although an abbreviated first month, has been very eventful. Here’s a summary of the events that have transpired during the month of October and the early part November.

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Projecting The Pacific Division Standings Using Goals Above Replacement (GAR)

Photo by Karen Ducey/Getty Images The Pacific Division will be an intriguing division to watch this season. It features the NHL’s best player in Edmonton’s Connor McDavid, possibly the best team in the Vegas Golden Knights, and the newest team … Continue reading

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2021-22 Pacific Division Preview

Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images With training camps for the 2021-22 NHL season to open later this week and preseason set to begin over the weekend, it is time to preview each of the four divisions. NoVa Caps begins their annual … 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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2021 Offseason Grades: Pacific Division

Photo: Las Vegas Review Journal With the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft, entry draft, and most of the top free-agents signed this offseason, a lot of teams have moved up and down. How has each team faired? NoVa Caps grades each … Continue reading

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Devils Sign Dougie Hamilton To Seven-Year, $59.99 Million Contract; Hurricanes Trade Warren Foegele To Oilers For Ethan Bear, Sign Antti Raanta

Photo: The Athletic The New Jersey Devils will sign unrestricted free agent right-handed defenseman Dougie Hamilton to a seven-year contract that carries a $8.57 million cap hit on Wednesday. After losing him, the Carolina Hurricanes acquired right-handed defenseman Ethan Bear … Continue reading

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The 25 Biggest Names Left Exposed In 2021 NHL Expansion Draft

Photo: SN After teams’ protection lists for the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft were released on Sunday morning, there were several surprises and plenty of big names available for the Seattle Kraken to pick from by Wednesday at 10 AM ET. … Continue reading

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NHL Announces Five Award Winners For 2020-21 Season

Photo: The Athletic The NHL announced the winners for the Vezina (best goalie), Norris (best defenseman), Calder (best rookie), Ted Lindsay (MVP voted by the NHLPA), and Hart (MVP) Trophies on Tuesday night.

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