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Fixing The Washington Capitals Defense

One of the most glaring issues with the Washington Capitals during the 2019-20 season was the performance of the team’s defense. The team struggled to find consistency on the back-end, resulting in then head coach Todd Reirden regularly mixing up … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Available Budget For 2020 Free Agency

Yet another Washington Capitals season has ended in disappointing fashion (most of them do, that’s sports.) This year’s offseason will be critical in terms of addressing needs and reshaping the team, as there are many areas of concern that need … Continue reading

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Siegenthaler, Kempny Benched; Fehervary, Gudas In; Boyd Out, Pinho In; Backstrom Out: Line Changes For Game 3

Trailing 2-0 in their first round best-of-seven series with the New York Islanders, Capitals head coach Todd Reirden felt it was time to make some changes with his starting lineup.

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“It’ll Hopefully Be A Long Run For Us”: Evgeny Kuznetsov and Jonas Siegenthaler Speak to the Media Before the Start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

With the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs less than 24 hours away, the Washington Capitals are getting used to life in the hub city bubble and gearing up for their first meaningful game action in over four months. On Sunday, members … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Jonas Siegenthaler: “You Do Anything To Win Those Games. I Feel Like I’m Well Prepared. Everyone’s Well Prepared.”

After his Washington Capitals teammates said that he liked board games, defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler said, “I don’t have them here,” but he will have to get some. “It’s always fun to play board games,” he continued, adding that he liked … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny Details the Re-Entry Process for Capitals Players Returning From Europe

International travel has always been a pain in the proverbial caboose. But for those Washington Capitals players returning from Europe during the current global pandemic, it’s been a next-level pain.

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Jonas Siegenthaler Pleased Capitals Have Indicated They Want To Re-sign Him: “That Gives Me A Certain Security”

As we noted in an earlier piece last week, there were strict rules for Jonas Siegenthaler after returning to Washington from Zurich last week. He was required to quarantine for seven days and may only start training after four negative … Continue reading

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How Has Moving Picks In The NHL Draft Gone For Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan?

Around NHL Draft weekend every year, there are plenty of trades — some in pursuit of big names, some to make room under the NHL salary cap, and some to move up or down in the draft. Since getting the … Continue reading

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Jonas Siegenthaler: “We’ll Be Fresh. We Are the Favorites, We Know That”

Photos: Blick Eishockey Capitals defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler is en route to Washington on Thursday. As soon as he arrives in the United States, Siegenthaler will first go to the hotel. “My apartment has not yet been set up,” explains Siegenthaler. … Continue reading

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Who Will Start On Defense For Capitals In Game 1?

Photo: Nick Wass/AP When the 2019-20 NHL season paused on March 12, the Washington Capitals had been rotating defensemen in the lineup for the previous month since rookie Martin Fehervary shined in a brief stint with the big club. During … Continue reading

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