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A Closer Look At Capitals’ Free Agent Acquisitions: Brendan Leipsic

Photo: Jewels From The Crown After a one-goal performance from the Washington Capitals‘ fourth-line in the team’s seven-game series loss in the first round of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, change to the trio was inevitable. After locking up forwards … Continue reading

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A Closer Look At Capitals’ Free Agent Acquisitions: Garnet Hathaway

Photo: NHL.com After the Washington Capitals‘ fourth-line combined for just one goal (which came on a penalty shot) in the team’s seven-game first-round exit of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, it was clear that changes were in the offing. General … Continue reading

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A Closer Look At Capitals’ Free Agent Acquisitions: Richard Panik

Photo: Yardbarker After trading forward Andre Burakovsky to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for second and third-round picks in the 2020 NHL Draft, the Washington Capitals signed forward Richard Panik to a four-year contract with a cap hit of $2.75 million. … Continue reading

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NHL Draft and Free Agency Frenzy: How Does the Metropolitan Division Look Now?

After the start of the NHL Free Agency Period, how do the Metropolitan Division teams look? Continue reading

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Petr Mrazek Signs Two-Year, $6.25 Million Contract With Hurricanes; Curtis McElhinney Signs One-Year Deal With Lightning

Photo: NHL.com Goaltender Curtis McElhinney, who signed a two-year contract that will carry a cap hit of $1.3 million with the Tampa Bay Lightning left the Carolina Hurricanes in free agency on Monday. Goaltender Petr Mrazek signed a two-year contract … Continue reading

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Anders Lee Signs Seven-Year, $49 Million Contract Extension With Islanders; Robin Lehner Signs One-Year, $5 Million Contract With Blackhawks

Photo: Yahoo Forward Anders Lee signed a seven-year contract that carries a cap hit of $7 million per season with the New York Islanders after he became an unrestricted free agent on Monday afternoon, according to Michael Russo of The … Continue reading

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NHL Free Agency Day 1 Tracker

Photo: Reddit While teams around the Metropolitan Division made big splashes on the first day of NHL Free Agency, there were plenty of other notable moves too. Tune later on for more free agent updates on here.

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“We Are in Ongoing Discussions”: Brian MacLellan Talks Jakub Vrana’s Status, Braden Holtby And Nicklas Backstrom Contracts, and More

After a day in which the Capitals added to their bottom-six forward corps, General Manager Brian MacLellan spoke with reporters about the additions of Richard Panik and Garnet Hathaway, contract negotiations with Jakub Vrana, contracts for Braden Holtby and Nicklas … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Brendan Leipsic To One-Year Contract Worth $700,000

Photo: LVRJ The Washington Capitals signed forward Brendan Leipsic to a one-year, one-way contract worth $700K on Monday, according to the team’s senior writer Mike Vogel.

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Capitals Sign Philippe Maillet To Two-Year, Two-Way Contract

Photo: LA Kings Insider The Washington Capitals announced on Monday that they have signed AHL forward Philippe Maillet to a two-year, two-way contract. The contract carries a cap hit of $700,000 at the NHL level. Maillet, 26, became an unrestricted … Continue reading

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