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Creatures of Habit: Brian MacLellan’s Familiar Business Partners

While it may be hard to believe, Brian MacLellan has been the General Manager of the Washington Capitals for eight years. Since being named to the post held by his predecessor George McPhee for 17 seasons in April 2014, MacLellan … Continue reading

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“I Think We Ran Out of Time to Wait For It”: Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan Talks Overhauling Goaltending, Free Agency Decisions

Screen cap: @Capitals After a busy first day of free agency, Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan spoke with the media at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on the decisions made by the team to address a number of their roster needs.

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“We Were Looking For Versatile Guys”: Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan Speaks After the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline

Exactly 19 days ago, Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan shared his outlook on the 2022 NHL trade deadline, which was set at 3:00 PM ET today. True to his word on being less aggressive than usual, the Capitals made … Continue reading

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“I’d Say We’re Not As Aggressive As We Normally Are, It’d Have to Make Sense”: Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan Speaks To the Media Ahead of the Trade Deadline

On Wednesday, Washington Capitals General Manager and Senior Vice President Brian MacLellan spoke to the media ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline, which is on Monday, March 21 at 3:00 P.M. ET. He discussed a wide variety of topics, including … Continue reading

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“It Really Became An Inspiration For the Community”: George McPhee Reveals His Hardest Moments in Hockey, Why He Rejects Wi-Fi When Flying, and the Role of A General Manager

Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review Journal When the Vegas Golden Knights visited the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Monday night, in what would turn into a 1-0 loss for the home team, Vegas President of Hockey Operations and former … Continue reading

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“It’s Turned Out to Be One Heck of A Hockey Team Ever Since”: George McPhee Talks Rebuilding the Washington Capitals and Building the Vegas Golden Knights

NHL When the Vegas Golden Knights visited the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Monday night, in what would turn into a 1-0 loss for the home team, Vegas President of Hockey Operations and former Washington Capitals General Manager … Continue reading

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Anaheim Ducks General Manager Bob Murray Resigns, Enters Alcohol Abuse Program

Joshua Sudock/Orange County Register After announcing that General Manager and Executive Vice President Bob Murray had been placed on administrative leave yesterday amid an ongoing investigation into workplace conduct, the Anaheim Ducks released a statement Wednesday announcing that the longtime … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals’ Assistant GM Ross Mahoney Had Three Interviews Before Devils Removed Interim Tag Off Tom Fitzgerald

Screencap: NHL.com Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman wrote in his weekly 31 Thoughts column on Sunday that Washington Capitals’ assistant GM Ross Mahoney had three interviews with the New Jersey Devils before they took the interim tag off of GM Tom Fitzgerald … Continue reading

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Coyotes GM John Chayka Quits, Team Gives Steve Sullivan Interim Tag

Photo: Fox News The Arizona Coyotes announced on Sunday that GM John Chayka has quit the job. Steve Sullivan was given the interim tag to replace him. Chayka had three years remaining on his contract.

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Report: Devils To Name Lindy Ruff Head Coach, Remove “Interim” Tag Off Of GM Tom Fitzgerald

Photo: NHL.com According to NHL Network’s Kevin Weekes, the New Jersey Devils are expected to name Lindy Ruff head coach and remove the “interim” tag off of GM Tom Fitzgerald, who was the assistant to former GM Ray Shero before … Continue reading

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