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Former Capitals’ Head Coach Bruce Boudreau Was In The Mix – Latest On The Interviews For Capitals’ Head Coaching Position

Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman shed a little more light on who was interviewed and how they were interviewed for the Capitals head coaching vacancy in his latest 31 Thoughts Published on Thursday. Friedman noted that the … Continue reading

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Salary Cap for 2020-2021 NHL Season To Remain At $81.5 Million

Details from the new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) and ‘Return to Play’ (RTP) agreement, which will be voted on and implemented as a single package, are beginning to finally surface. One of the items within the tentative agreement is the … Continue reading

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NHL Could Schedule Daily Triple-Headers For Playoffs

Photo: Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Getty Images Thursday on NHL Network, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported that the NHL could schedule daily triple-headers in hopes to speed up the season’s return this summer.

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The Latest From The NHL Rumor Mill: Pierre McGuire, Gary Bettman, Finishing 2019-2020 Season, 2020 NHL Draft, 2021-2022 AHL Season

Things have started to pickup around the NHL in the last 10 days or so. Several reports point to positive news regarding the completion of the 2019-2020 season to be announced this week. Here’s a roundup of all the latest … Continue reading

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NHL to Start Closing Dressing Rooms to Media on Saturday in Effort to Stop Spread of Coronavirus; Media Availabilities Will Be Held in Press Conference Area

Screencap: @Capitals According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has recommended to the NHL to close dressing rooms to the media in an effort to stop the spread of the Coronavirus. Media availabilities are set to take … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Talks Stanley Cup, Family, Childhood, and More in Exclusive Interview With Elliotte Friedman

Photo: John Locher/Associated Press After the Capitals won the Stanley Cup in June, captain Alex Ovechkin (among others) was asked repeatedly about his feelings on winning the trophy that had long eluded him throughout his career and what it meant … Continue reading

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The Latest from the Washington Capitals Rumor Mill – Tom Wilson, Philipp Grubauer, Barry Trotz

Even though we are knee-deep in the Capitals Postseason run, with Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals tonight, there have been a few other news items that have surfaces in recent days. Here is the latest roundup of rumors and … Continue reading

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Rumors Roundup for the Washington Capitals – February 21st, 2018

With the trade deadline rapidly approaching (this Monday, 2/26, 3:00 p.m. ET.), teams are starting to get serious about making their final moves for the final quarter of the season. Yes, “silly season” is in high gear. Here are the … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Discusses Dealing with Playoff Woes

Washington Capitals‘ star goaltender Braden Holtby made a quick trip to New York City this week in between his pre-camp workouts at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The two-day sojourn was part of the NHL’s annual media tour.

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The NHL’s New Offsides Review Rule Carries a Stiff Penalty

The Washington Capitals video review team was extremely successful last season. So much so, Caps head coach Barry Trotz would even state the Capitals’ video review team was the best in the league. Their job: to quickly identify plays worthy of … Continue reading

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