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At Least Four NHL Teams Considering Playing Outdoor Home Games For 2020-21 Season

Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, at least four NHL teams (reportedly the Anaheim Ducks, Boston Bruins, Los Angeles Kings, and Pittsburgh Penguins) are currently considering playing their home games for the 2020-21 season … Continue reading

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Assessing Metropolitan Division Defenses For 2020-21 Season

Metropolitan Division teams made big changes this offseason, with several significant moves coming on defense. Last month, NoVa Caps looked at Metropolitan Division goalie tandems. Now, it’s time to examine the eight teams’ projected defenses for the 2020-21 NHL season and … Continue reading

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2020 Offseason Report Cards: Metropolitan Division

Photo: Perry Nelson/Getty Images As a result of the revenue impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the NHL salary cap will remain flat for the next three years. The unexpected cap constraint has impacted how companies have managed free agency. NoVa Caps … Continue reading

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A Look At The Best Trade Acquisitions Of The 2019-20 NHL Season

Photo: Las Vegas Review-Journal In an odd 2019-20 NHL season, some teams were able to make steals of trades that helped them go a long way. While they were not huge names being dealt, these players found a way to … Continue reading

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Penguins Sign Cody Ceci To One-Year, $1.25 Million Contract

Photo: NHL.com The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Saturday afternoon that they have signed defenseman Cody Ceci to a one-year, $1.25 million contract. Ceci became an unrestricted free agent on October 9.

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Assessing Metropolitan Division Goalie Tandems For 2020-21 NHL Season

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The NHL’s free agency period has seen a number of moves involving goalies, and many of those signings have come in the Metropolitan Division.  Several teams have young netminders with bright futures ahead, some moved to … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Governor Approves New Guidelines For Attendance At Indoor Events

Inch by inch the sporting world is slowly starting to see fans return to the stands. Pennsylvania officials got their first update in months on Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf altered limits on gatherings that had previously restricted indoor facilities … Continue reading

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Penguins Trade Matt Murray To Senators In Exchange For John Gruden, 52nd Overall Pick

Photo: The Fourth Period The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Wednesday morning that they traded goaltender Matt Murray to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for the 52nd overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft and forward prospect John Gruden. Murray can … Continue reading

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Penguins Acquire Mike Matheson, Colton Sceviour from Panthers In Exchange For Patric Hornqvist

Photo: The Rat Trick The Pittsburgh Penguins sent forward Patric Hornqvist to the Florida Panthers in exchange for defenseman Mike Matheson and forward Colton Sceviour on Thursday evening. The trade broke on Wednesday but took a day to process because … Continue reading

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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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