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Penguins Dump Salary, Deal Nick Bjugstad To Wild

Photo: Pittsburgh Hockey Now The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Friday night that they traded center Nick Bjugstad to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft. The Penguins retained 50% of Bjugstad’s $4.1 … Continue reading

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What You Missed From Day Six Of The Stanley Cup Qualifiers

Photo: Chase Agnello-Dean/Getty Images Thursday’s Stanley Cup Qualifier action saw two shutouts, a big comeback, and the second team advance to the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Miss anything? NoVa Caps has you covered.

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Everything You Need To Know And See From Day Four Of The Stanley Cup Qualifiers

Photo: Chase Agnello-Dean/Getty Images Tuesday’s action in the Stanley Cup Qualifiers was action-packed with a series sweep and two teams tied their best-of-five series as we get into the midst of the round. Did you miss anything? NoVa Caps has … Continue reading

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Everything You Need To Know And See From Day Two Of The Stanley Cup Qualifiers

Photo: Getty Images Like the first day of the Stanley Cup Qualifiers, the second was surprising and perhaps even more so than the first as all five underdogs won in Sunday’s games. Did you miss any of it? NoVa Caps … Continue reading

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Western Conference Play-In Preview

Photo: Andy Devlin/Getty Images The NHL announced that the Stanley Cup Playoffs will begin with 24 teams. While there are many boxes to be checked before play begins, Commissioner Gary Bettman said that the playoffs could begin as early as late … Continue reading

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Captain & NHL Team Pups Thank Frontline Healthcare Workers

Photo: @CapsPup Today is National Superhero Day, which honors superheroes both real and fictional. The NHL team pups sent a special message to frontline healthcare workers calling them “everyday heroes”, especially in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic.

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NHL Teams, Including Capitals, Volunteering To Host Centralized Games To Resume 2019-20 Season

Photo: Rate Your Seats With the possibility of neutral site games now considered a “no-go”, numerous NHL teams, including the Washington Capitals, have offered to host centralized games to resume the 2019-20 season. Several other teams in cities where the … Continue reading

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Which Teams Has The NHL Pause Helped And Hurt?

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images As the NHL paused the 2019-20 season on March 12 in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, it came at a good time for some teams around the league that were getting away from their game … Continue reading

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A Look at the Wild Card Race in the Western Conference

Photo: Bruce Kluckhohn/Getty Images As the NHL season winds down with fewer than 13 games remaining in the regular season for most teams, this time of year tends to bring out the best in everyone as they scrap for a … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Scores Two Goals in 4-3 Win Over Wild; Seventh Game with Three Points This Season

Photo: Hannah Foslien/AP Washington Capitals‘ captain Alex Ovechkin scored two goals and picked up an assist in Sunday’s 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center. It was his seventh three-point game of the season. In addition, Ovechkin … Continue reading

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