Tag Archives: Free Agency

Capitals Potential Player Acquisition Target: Michael Bunting

Photo: NHL.com In our latest post that identify players that could be potential acquisition targets for the Washington Capitals this offseason, we’re going to take a look at pending unrestricted free agent left-wing Michael Bunting, who is currently playing for … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Salary Cap Not Expected To Increase By More Than $1 Million

Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving told the media at the NHL’s GM Meetings in Florida on Wednesday morning that the salary cap will likely not rise by more than $1 million for next season and GMs are not planning to … Continue reading

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Washington Re-signs Aube-Kubel To One-Year, $1.225 Million Contract Extension

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals announced just prior to the 2023 NHL Trade Deadline on Friday that they have re-signed left-wing Nicolas Aube-Kubel to a one-year, $1.225 million contract extension. The 26-year-old could have become an unrestricted free agent on … Continue reading

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Washington Acquires 2023 First-, 2025 Second-, 2024 Third-Round Picks, Smith From Boston In Orlov, Hathaway Trade

Photo: Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday night that they have acquired 2023 first-, 2025 second-, and 2024 third-round picks, and right-wing Craig Smith from the Boston Bruins in exchange for pending unrestricted free agent right-wing … Continue reading

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Report: Washington Trades Hathaway, Orlov To Boston

The Washington Capitals traded right-wing Garnet Hathaway and defenseman Dmitry Orlov to the Boston Bruins draft picks and right-wing Craig Smith in addition to draft picks just prior to puck drop against the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday. The 31-year-olds can … Continue reading

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Report: Washington To Scratch Orlov, Hathaway vs. Anaheim For “Trade-Related Reasons”

According to The Athletic’s Pierre LeBrun, the Washington Capitals will scratch defenseman Dmitry Orlov and right-wing Garnet Hathaway vs. the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market) for “trade-related reasons.” The 31-year-olds can become … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Re-signs Former Washington, Hershey Goaltender Copley To One-Year Contract Extension

Photo: Alaska Sports Report The Los Angeles Kings have signed goaltender Pheonix Copley to a one-year, one-way contract extension worth an average annual value (AAV) of $1,500,000 through the 2023-24 season.

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Report: Former Capitals’ Left-Wing Vrana Has Likely Played Last Game In Detroit

Photo: WXYZ According to NHL Network on SiriusXM’s Nick Alberga, former Washington Capitals left-wing Jakub Vrana has likely played his last NHL game for the Detroit Red Wings despite scoring six goals and eight points in his last seven AHL … Continue reading

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Buyers And Sellers Report: NHL Team’s Trade Status Tiers Approaching The 2023 Trade Deadline

Photo: Nucks Misconduct With the 2023 NHL Trade Deadline just six weeks away from Friday, teams are in very different positions of approach. Some will be adding some big-name players to their mix to reach the next level of Stanley … Continue reading

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MoJo Magic: Marcus Johansson Continues Productive Stretch With Goal Against New York Rangers

Screenshot: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals’ decision to re-sign forward Marcus Johansson, whom they had re-acquired at the Trade Deadline last season, to a one-year deal in free agency was labeled as a questionable move by some, with a … Continue reading

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