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Report: Jets’ Dustin Byfuglien Taking Time Off To “Ponder” His NHL Future

Photo: NHL.com According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien left the team just prior to the beginning of training camp last week to contemplate his future in the NHL. The Jets or Ben Hankinson, Byfuglien’s agent, have … Continue reading

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Capitals Training Camp Notebook – Day 5: Team Braces For Life Without Evgeny Kuznetsov, Lars Eller Skates In His Spot

Defenseman Michal Kempny, who is recovering from hamstring surgery which took place on April 2, skated with the Washington Capitals‘ first practice group on Tuesday while wearing a no-contact jersey but left after 20 minutes on the ice. Head coach … Continue reading

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Capitals Training Camp Notebook – Day 4: Michal Kempny Now Day-To-Day

Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny, who has been limited in skating for the first few days of training camp after tearing his hamstring late last season, is now labeled as day-to-day according to head coach Todd Reirden. He stayed on … Continue reading

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Capital One Arena Announces Updates To Venue Bag Policy

Photo: AP Capital One Arena announced new security policies for all events during the 2019-20 NHL, NBA, and NCAA seasons on Friday. Among the most important is that fans can no longer bring backpacks to events regardless of the size … Continue reading

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Day 1 Capitals Training Camp Blog: Michal Kempny Starts Out With No Contact Jersey

Defenseman Michal Kempny, who missed the Washington Capitals‘ final 15 games including all seven in the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season after undergoing hamstring surgery on April 2, started training camp in a light blue jersey, meaning he did not … Continue reading

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Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan Discusses Evgeny Kuznetsov Situation, Michal Kempny’s Status, And Contracts At Media Day

Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan spoke to the media at the team’s media day on Thursday to discuss contracts, injury updates, and center Evgeny Kuznetsov’s situation.

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Capitals Release Training Camp Roster, Schedule

The Washington Capitals released their schedule and roster for training camp, which will open on Friday at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Discusses Possibly Catching Wayne Gretzky’s Goal Record

Photo: SI Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin discussed catching Wayne Gretzky’s record for the most goals in league history (894) with Sportsnet‘s Elliotte Freidman in an interview that was published this week. The forward, who will turn 34 a week … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce 2019-20 Promotional Schedule

The Washington Capitals announced their promotional schedule for the 2019-20 season on Tuesday afternoon. Notable events on the schedule include bobblehead night on Tuesday, March 24 against the defending Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues, Hockey Fights Cancer night on … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Represents Capitals At NHL Media Tour

Photo: @PierreVLeBrun Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin represented the team at the 2019 NHL Media Tour in New York on Friday. He spoke to the media and laced up the skates to be featured in a few commercials.

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