Tag Archives: Michal Kempny

Blueline Pipeline: Assessing The Capitals Organizational Depth On Defense And Lead Indicators For 2022-23 Opening Night Roster

It’s beneficial to regularly conduct a “big picture” assessment of an organization’s depth by position in order to gain a solid understanding of the status of certain attributes within the organization. The periodic review is also essential in identifying necessary … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary (Slovakia) and Michal Kempny (Czechia) Will Play In World Championship

The Washington Capitals announced on Sunday that defensemen Martin Fehervary (Slovakia) and Michal Kempny (Czechia) will play in the IIHF 2022 World Championships currently underway in Finland.

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Salary Cap Solvency Finally On The Near Horizon For The Washington Capitals

Often lost in the day-to-day rumblings and grumblings among Capitals fans (myself included) is the fact that the Capitals have been operating for more than two seasons with little-to-n0 fiscal budget. The scant salary cap space has often dwindled to … Continue reading

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Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Five Best Trades

Photo: Zimbio With the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline a week away, NoVa Caps takes a look at Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan’s five best trades since taking over.

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Images From Capitals Saturday Gameday Morning Skate At MedStar Capitals Iceplex

The Washington Capitals held morning skate on Saturday prior to their inaugural home tilt against the Seattle Kraken at Capital One Arena. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was on hand to capture the action from Medstar Capitals Iceplex.

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Grades For Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Past Trade Deadline Moves

Photo: Getty Images With the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline just under a month away, NoVa Caps reviews Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan’s first seven trade deadlines on the job. 

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Worth the Work: Michal Kempny Scores First Goal in Over Two Years In Game Against the Philadelphia Flyers

Washington Capitals During the Washington Capitals’ run to their first Stanley Cup championship in 2018, defenseman Michal Kempny played a key part after being acquired in a trade mid-season. However the nearly four years since that Stanley Cup run have … Continue reading

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Capitals 2021-22 Season Player Grades Through NHL All-Star Break

With the 2022 NHL All-Star Game in the books, the 2021-22 regular season is about to enter its peak level when games resume on Monday. With 47 games of the Washington Capitals’ season in the books, NoVa Caps grades each … Continue reading

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Capitals Place Kempny On COVID-19 Protocol

The Washington Capitals announced prior to Friday’s game against the Dallas Stars (9 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market) that defenseman Michal Kempny has been placed on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol and right-wing Joe Snively has been recalled … Continue reading

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Jonsson-Fjallby To Draw In For Sprong vs. Bruins; Vanecek To Start For Capitals

After left-wing Axel Jonsson-Fjallby was recalled from the AHL’s Hershey Bears on Wednesday, it appears that the 23-year-old will draw into the Washington Capitals’ lineup against the Boston Bruins on Thursday at TD Garden (7 PM ET, ESPN+/Hulu) in favor … Continue reading

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