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Capitals’ Tom Wilson On Rangers’ Offseason: “The Whole Summer Appeared To Be One Thing After Another. I Don’t Know What The Real Goal Behind It All.”

Prior to the Washington Capitals’ home opener against the New York Rangers on Wednesday (7:30 PM ET, TNT), right-wing Tom Wilson said in his morning presser that “They got a lot of new faces that will try to make an … Continue reading

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“It’s A Good Group, A Special Group”: Tom Wilson Talks the Capitals’ Leadership Group And Young Players, Alex Ovechkin and More

It may be hard to believe, but Washington Capitals Right Wing Tom Wilson is entering his ninth NHL season, although he is just 27-years old. On Monday, the former first-round pick talked about playing with Alex Ovechkin, what he’s seen … Continue reading

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie On Being Protected In NHL Expansion Draft: “I’m So Happy To Be Here. This Is My Home Now.”

Washington Capitals right-wing T.J. Oshie called the offseason “a good time to get back with the family and kids” during his session with the media on the first day of training camp on Thursday. He travelled and went to Seattle … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospect Connor McMichael: “I Had A Really Good Offseason”

Screen cap: @Capitals On the first day of Washington Capitals‘ rookie camp, top prospect and center Connor McMichael told the media that “I had a really good offseason. I worked on my lower-body strength, [being] able to protect pucks.” Heading … Continue reading

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Former Rangers’ GM Jeff Gorton On Incident Between Artemi Panarin, Capitals’ Tom Wilson: “I Didn’t Think That Night Was Going To Be What It Turned Into”

Photo: CBS Sports Former New York Rangers GM Jeff Gorton joined the Cam and Strick Podcast on Tuesday and was asked about the aftermath of the incident between Washington Capitals right-wing Tom Wilson and Rangers left-wing Artemi Panarin, where Wilson … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana: “The Opportunity To Play For The Red Wings Is A Lot Different Than In Washington”

Detroit Red Wings and former Washington Capitals left-wing Jakub Vrana met with the Detroit media via Zoom on Wednesday to discuss the new three-year contract he signed that carries a $5.25 million cap hit on Tuesday to avoid arbitration.

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Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan: “We’ll Get Younger But We’re Still Going To Have A Veteran Team. That’s Our Core.”

Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan told the media during his end-of-season media availability on Wednesday that “We’ll get younger [over the offseason] but we’re still going to have a veteran team. That’s our core.” The team had the oldest roster … Continue reading

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“Playing With Alex Ovechkin Was An Experience I Will Cherish For the Rest of My Life”: Zdeno Chara Speaks On His NHL Future, Playing With Alex Ovechkin, and More In His Exit Interview

With the Washington Capitals’ season ending in another first round postseason exit, the team’s players and coaches conducted their annual exit interviews at MedStar Capitals Iceplex with the media, via teleconference, before heading their separate ways for the offseason. In his, … Continue reading

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Capitals Head Coach Peter Laviolette After Game 4: “We Were Not Good, Fast Enough, This One Wasn’t Close”

The Washington Capitals’ Game 4 loss to the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Friday night was anything but spectacular, with multiple members of the team citing the need for players to improve in time for a crucial Game 5 … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom On Capitals’ 3-1 Series Deficit: “Tough Situation. Tough Spot. But Something We’ve Been Through Before.”

After losing 4-1 to the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series, Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom told the media that the message coming from the leadership group is “Tough situation. Tough spot. But … Continue reading

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