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Capitals’ Pending UFA Alex Ovechkin: “I’m Confident. We Still Have Time. Obviously, I Want To Finish My Career Here. I’m Pretty Sure We’ll Do Something Soon.”

Pending UFA Alex Ovechkin told reporters during the Washington Capitals exit interviews on Tuesday that “I’m confident. I want to finish my career here. As soon as we’ll do something, you’ll find out.” The 35-year-old can hit the open market … Continue reading

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Avalanche’s Nazem Kadri Suspended Eight Games For Illegal Check To Head On Blues’ Justin Faulk In Game 2

Photo: NBC Sports The NHL Department of Player Safety announced on Friday night that Colorado Avalanche center Nazem Kadri has been suspended for eight games for an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues defenseman Justin Faulk in … Continue reading

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Maple Leafs, John Tavares Release Statements After Captain Was Released From Hospital

Photo: Kuva/Getty Images Toronto Maple Leafs captain John Tavares released a statement via Twitter after taking a knee-to-head hit from Montreal Canadiens forward Corey Perry in the Maple Leafs’ 2-1 loss in Game 1 of the first-round Stanley Cup Playoff … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Uncertain For Capitals’ Game 4 at Bruins

Center Lars Eller appeared to be a full participant at the Washington Capitals‘ morning skate prior to Game 4 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Friday (6:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally, NBCSN … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie Misses Morning Skate Prior To Capitals’ Game 4 at Bruins; Lars Eller Participates

Forward T.J. Oshie missed the Washington Capitals‘ morning skate on Friday at TD Garden prior to Game 4 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins (6:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally, NBCSN nationally) but center Lars … Continue reading

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Maple Leafs Captain John Tavares Taken Off Ice On Stretcher After Taking Knee To Head In Game 1 vs. Canadiens

Photo: SN Toronto Maple Leafs captain John Tavares was taken off of the ice on a stretcher after taking a knee to the head from Montreal Canadiens forward Corey Perry in the first period of Game 1 of the best-of-seven … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov, Ilya Samsonov Skate, Will Travel With Capitals To Boston; Vitek Vanecek, Lars Eller Day-To-Day

Head coach Peter Laviolette announced after the Washington Capitals‘ optional practice on Tuesday that goaltender Ilya Samsonov and center Evgeny Kuznetsov, who each came off of the NHL’s COVID-19 list and started skating over the weekenda fter two weeks on … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Participates In Tuesday Morning’s Optional Skate

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin participated in the team’s optional morning skate Tuesday morning. The Capitals wrap-up their regular season schedule tonight when they host the Boston Bruins at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is set for 7:00 PM.

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Capitals’ Michal Kempny Leaves Bears Game Due To “Weird” Injury During Conditioning Stint

Photo: SN Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny left the AHL Hershey Bears’ 3-0 win over the Lehigh Phantoms on Saturday due to an undisclosed injury. His last shift was around the 12:45 mark of the second period.

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Capitals Loan Michal Kempny To AHL Hershey On Conditioning Stint

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday afternoon that they have assigned defenseman Michal Kempny to the AHL’s Hershey Bears on a conditioning loan.

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