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Hurricanes Acquire Joel Edmundson, Dominik Bokk, Seventh-Round Pick In 2021 From Blues For Justin Faulk, 2020 Fifth-Round Pick

Photo: Last Word on Hockey The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Tuesday afternoon that they have acquired defenseman Joel Edmundson, forward prospect Dominik Bokk, and a seventh-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for … Continue reading

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Capitals Injury Updates

Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny (torn hamstring) practiced with the team once again on Monday and is getting “closer” to shedding it, per head coach Todd Reirden. He has not played a preseason game and Reirden told the media that … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Second Round Of Roster Cuts

Photo: WTOP On their second day off of the 2019-20 season, the Washington Capitals spoiled it for some players as they cut nine from their roster, though there were few surprises.

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Capitals’ Prospect Alexander Alexeyev Skates For First Time Since Suffering Upper-Body Injury In Prospect Tournament

Washington Capitals defenseman Alexandar Alexeyev skated for the first time since suffering an upper-body injury (possibly a concussion) in the 2019 NHL Prospects Tournament on September 8 with equipment on but did not do any drills on Saturday. Head coach … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Their First Round Of Roster Cuts

Photo: NHL.com On their first day off of the 2019-20 season, the Washington Capitals spoiled it for some players as they cut 18 from their roster, though there were few surprises.

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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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