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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Holds Press Conference At NHL All-Star Weekend in San Jose

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman held his annual press conference for the 2019 NHL All-Star Weekend at SAP Center in San Jose, home of the Sharks, on Friday afternoon. Below you can find a recap of all of the news that was … Continue reading

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NHL Salary Cap Expected To Be At $83 Million For 2019-20

Photo: Sportsnet The NHL salary cap for next season is expected to rise by $3.5 million to be at $83 million, according to NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. It could move slightly but the league has been good with salary cap … Continue reading

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Before Tom Wilson, There Was Dale Hunter

Photo: NHL via Getty Images A rough and tumble forward beloved by his teammates and fans alike? Check.  A player who knows all too well the fine line between playing hard and playing dirty? Affirmative.  A Canadian-born tough guy familiar … Continue reading

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Bettman Upholds Wilson Suspension

Photo: Yardbarker The NHL announced on Thursday afternoon that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson‘s 20-game suspension has been upheld by Commissioner Gary Bettman. In a 31-page decision, Bettman said the suspension was warranted. While there was no immediate response from the … Continue reading

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NHL Commisioner Gary Bettman to be Inducted into Broadcasting Hall Of Fame

Photo: John Locher/AP The NHL announced on Thursday that Commissioner Gary Bettman will be inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame. Joining Bettman in the 2018 class include tennis commentator Mary Carillo, NBC Sports broadcaster Bob Costas, sports documentarian … Continue reading

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This Week’s Roundup from the Washington Capitals Rumor Mill

Here is the latest weekly summary from the Capitals rumor mill. We sift through the mountains of minutia to bring you credible, Capitals-related rumors currently making the rounds.

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NHL Commisioner Gary Bettman Meets with Media For Annual All-Star Weekend Press Conference

NHL commisioner Gary Bettman held his annual All-Star Weekend press conference Saturday afternoon at Amalie Arena in Tampa. Here are the highlights from the Commissioner’s 32-minute meeting with the NHL media.

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Celebrating 100 Years of the NHL; Gary Bettman and NHL GMs Meet

Gary Bettman spoke to the media on the latest topics around the NHL Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Evening News Links: The Final Roster Decisions Go Down To The Wire

News and notes from the first official practice of the 2017-2018 season, update on final roster spots, a new part-owner for the Capitals, interview with Nicklas Backstrom, GM Brian MacLellan and the team meet with the media and plenty more … Continue reading

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Will Alex Ovechkin Remain Alone on Olympics Island?

Washington Capitals’ superstar Alex Ovechkin has made his intentions very clear over the last two years. He will play in the Olympics, regardless. And although Ovechkin has been direct in his intentions, and has the backing of his boss, his … Continue reading

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