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“Ovechkin Immediately Proved His Greatness” – Former Washington Capitals Forward Tomas Fleischmann Talks Alex Ovechkin, Current Endeavors, the Premature End of His NHL Career and More

Photo: NHLPA On July 6, 2020, Pavel Mandát published an article with hokej.cz interviewing former NHL player, Tomas Fleischmann, about his career.  The title of that article in the original Czech is “Fleischmann’s Confession: The NHL Star and the Premature … Continue reading

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Report: At Least Three Canadiens Players Test Positive For COVID-19 On Eve Of Phase Three

Photo: Provencher Roy According to The Athletic’s Arpon Basu, sources have said “at least three” Montreal Canadiens players have tested positive for COVID-19 on the eve of training camp.

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Former Capitals’ Defenseman Mike Green Opts Out Of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs For Oilers

Photo: Sportsnet The Edmonton Oilers announced on Saturday that former Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green has opted out for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. He is now the third player to opt-out from the tournament after Calgary Flames defenseman Travis … Continue reading

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NHL Will Release Awards Finalists Throughout Next Week

Photo: @Capitals The NHL will release its awards finalists for the 2019-20 regular season throughout next week. However, the King Clancy (awarded to the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and who has made a … Continue reading

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Report: Multiple Players Will Opt Out Of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Photo: NHL.com According to TSN’s Frank Seravalli, “multiple” NHL players are considering opting out the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, which is set to begin on Saturday, August 1 in Edmonton (for the Western Conference) and Toronto (Eastern).

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Lightning Players, Staff Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 Return To Informal Skates

Photo: Carrie Underwood Fans The three Tampa Bay Lightning players and two staff members who tested positive for COVID-19, which forced the team to shut down their facilities for five days after phase two of the NHL’s return-to-play plan opened … Continue reading

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NHL Positive COVID-19 Test Count Up To 35 Since Phase Two Begun

Photo: Missourinet The NHL announced on Monday morning that 23 players have tested positive for COVID-19 since phase two opened on June 8. In addition, 12 others who have not been in phase two protocol have tested positive for the … Continue reading

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26 NHL Players Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Phase Two Opened

Photo: Tampa Bay Times As a condition of a formal agreement in place between the league, teams, and players, the NHL will now be providing all official announcements regarding testing for COVID-19 and subsequent cases detected as a result of … Continue reading

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Anonymous Bruins Player Tests Positive For COVID-19

Photo: MSN While testing their players for the coronavirus, the Boston Bruins were advised that one of their players tested positive, the team announced on Friday morning. The player, who is still asymptomatic, went through two more tests and both … Continue reading

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Capitals To Start Small Group Skates At MedStar Capitals Iceplex On Thursday

The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday that they will begin small group skates at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia, starting phase two of returning to play. No more than six players can take the ice at a time but … Continue reading

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