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25 Individuals In Canucks Organization Have Tested Positive For COVID-19, Including 21 Players

Photo: Awful Announcing The Vancouver Canucks announced on Wednesday afternoon that 25 individuals from the organization have tested positive for COVID-19, including 18 roster players, three players on the taxi squad, and four staff members. All players and staff are … Continue reading

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Outlook for East Division Teams Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Despite the fact that the NHL Trade Deadline is six days away, there has not been much movement across the league due to travel restrictions, mandatory quarantines, and the flat salary cap. NoVa Caps takes a … Continue reading

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20 Canucks Players And Coaches Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

Photo: Vancouver Is Awesome According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, 20 Vancouver Canucks players and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. 14 players were listed on Saturday’s NHL COVID-19 protocol list.

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Short Season Surprise: Daniel Sprong Having An Impressive Season For the Capitals in 2020-21

Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images Before the pandemic-shortened 2020-21 NHL season began, when one envisioned a full, healthy lineup for the Washington Capitals, it’s likely that 2019-20 trade acquisition Daniel Sprong wasn’t among the names that would be seeing a … Continue reading

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16 Canucks Players, Including Both Goalies, Now On COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: NHL.com According to The Athletic’s Pierre LeBrun, 16 players and three coaches from the Vancouver Canucks are on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol as of 5 PM ET on Saturday. Both of their goalies, Thatcher Demko and Braden Holtby, are … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Among Five Canucks Added To NHL’s COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: SI According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby was among five players from the Vancouver Canucks added to the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol list on Friday. Defenseman Alexander Edler, defenseman Quinn Hughes, forward Zach MacEwen, and … Continue reading

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The First Dance: A Look At Aliaksei Protas’ First AHL Game

Photos: Lehigh Valley Phantoms The Washington Capitals drafted Center Aliaksei Protas with the 91st overall pick in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. The 20-year old Center was loaned to the Kontinental Hockey League’s Dinamo Minsk earlier in the 2020-21 season … Continue reading

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Getting It Done: Nic Dowd Scores Against New York Rangers, Continues Strong Season

Washington Capitals Center Nic Dowd has been one of the Capitals’ most important players, centering a fourth-line that has been effective from the start of the season, while also blossoming in the faceoff dot under new Player Development Coach Michael … Continue reading

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Bruins’ Brad Marchand Placed On COVID-19 Protocol, Missed Saturday’s Win Over Sabres

Photo: WCVB The Boston Bruins placed forward Brad Marchand on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol list prior to their 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday, which he missed.

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A Look At Centers That Could Be Available To The Capitals At The 2021 NHL Trade Deadline

Photo: Bleacher Report The Washington Capitals may have one of the best top-four center units in the NHL this season with Nicklas Backstrom, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Lars Eller, and Nic Dowd as their every-night centers. However, if someone gets hurt, the … Continue reading

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