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NHL July 28 Free Agency And Trade Tracker

Photo: Canes Country With free agency opening on Wednesday at 12 noon ET, many players joined with new teams via the open market or trade while others signed contract extensions with their current NHL club. NoVa Caps tracks every signing … Continue reading

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2021 NHL Entry Draft: A Recap of the First Round

Michigan Wolverines Just days after the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft, the NHL’s teams compiled their draft boards and cards together for the 2021 Entry Draft, to add to their respective pool of prospects. NoVa Caps looks back at the first-round … Continue reading

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Capitals Release 2021-22 Regular-Season Schedule

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The NHL released the 2021-22 regular-season schedule on Thursday evening. The Washington Capitals will open their slate on Wednesday, October 13 against the New York Rangers at Capital One Arena, which can be seen on ESPN. … Continue reading

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Cracking Down Numbers of the Kraken: An Initial Look At the Seattle Kraken’s Post-Draft Roster

Getty Images With the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft complete, the NHL’s 32 teams can look ahead to the rest of the offseason’s business, with free agency and the NHL Entry Draft among the top priorities for the league’s General Managers. … Continue reading

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Mock Expansion Draft 6.0: The Eve Of The Main Event

Photo: Joel Auerbach/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images With the Seattle Kraken having to submit their selections for the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft in less than 24 hours, NoVa Caps takes one final stab at predicting what the first roster is … Continue reading

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Former Seahawks Running Back Marshawn Lynch, Macklemore Among Nine Special Guests To Help Release Kraken’s Expansion Draft Picks

Photo: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images According to The Athletic’s Ryan S. Clark, Macklemore, Sue Bird, Marshawn Lynch, Lenny Wilkins, Jordan Morris, Shawn Kemp, Gary Payton, Bobby Wagner, and Kyle Lewis are the special guests who will help unveil the Kraken’s … Continue reading

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Predators’ Prospect Luke Prokop Becomes First Player Under Contract With NHL Team To Announce He Is Gay

Photo: Candice Ward/Calgary Hitmen Nashville Predators prospect and WHL’s Calgary Hitman defenseman Luke Prokop became the first player under contract with an NHL club to publicly announce that he is gay on Monday morning via Twitter.

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The Capitals’ Protection List For The 2021 NHL Expansion Draft

Photo: WKRG The Washington Capitals and the other 29 teams eligible to lose a player to the Seattle Kraken submitted their protection list for the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft by Saturday’s 5 PM deadline to do so and the lists … Continue reading

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Report: Flyers Acquire Ryan Ellis In Three-Team Trade, Part With Nolan Patrick And Philippe Myers

Photo: NHL.com According to TSN’s Frank Seravalli, the Philadelphia Flyers acquired right-handed defenseman Ryan Ellis from the Nashville Predators in exchange for right-handed defenseman Philippe Myers and center Nolan Patrick. The Predators flipped Patrick to the Vegas Golden Knights for … Continue reading

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Mock Expansion Draft 5.0: Before Protection Lists Are Released

Photo: NHL.com With the NHL Expansion Draft for the Seattle Kraken four days away and the roster freeze in effect through 1 PM ET on Thursday, NoVa Caps takes a fifth cut at analyzing the expansion draft. You can read our … Continue reading

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