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Capitals Re-Assign Travis Boyd to the Hershey Bears

The Washington Capitals sent forward Travis Boyd down to the Hershey Bears on Friday morning, general manager Brian MacLellan announced. This moves comes after Shane Gersich was signed and with progress in Evgeny Kuznetsov’s recovery from an upper body injury. 

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Capitals Recall Travis Boyd from Hershey

During the Capitals morning skate on Thursday, Andre Burakovsky was skating on the third line but prior to the game Burakovsky wasn’t feeling well. He was sick and was scratched from Thursday’s game. Additionally, he wasn’t able to travel with the … Continue reading

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NHL Releases All-Star Rosters, Holtby to Join Trotz, Ovechkin in Tampa Bay

Photo: Capitals The NHL released their All-Star rosters for the 2018 NHL All-Star Game. The Tampa Bay Lightning are hosting All-Star weekend from January 26-28 at Amalie Arena. The Super Skills Competition will be televised on Saturday, January 27 at … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Optional Skate at Kettler: Updates on Christian Djoos and Chandler Stephenson as Caps Gear Up for Bruins

The Capitals not only lost a shootout heartbreaker last night in New York, they were blanked for the second game in a row. Despite Philipp Grubauer having an incredible game with 37 saves, the Capitals couldn’t provide a goal or … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Capitals Assign Nathan Walker to Hershey

With the NHL’s roster freeze expiring at midnight and Chandler Stephenson apparently over the flu, the Capitals have assigned Nathan Walker to the Hershey Bears. This news came just two hours after the team’s optional skate. Walker was one of those … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Capitals’ Wednesday Morning Skate: Off to New York, and Where’s Chandler Stephenson?

Photo: @Capitals Christmas break has officially come to an end. On Wednesday morning, the Capitals hit the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for a quick morning skate at 8:30 a.m. before departing for New York. Tonight the Capitals will take … Continue reading

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Capitals Place Aaron Ness on Waivers

During practice yesterday, Christian Djoos not only returned to practice but was skating with the team in a regular navy blue contact jersey. Djoos missed the last six games with an upper-body injury. With the Capitals off until Thursday night, … Continue reading

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Capitals Finalize the Opening Night Roster

October is here and the season starts Thursday night in Ottawa. After winning their final preseason game on Sunday in dramatic fashion against the Blues, Barry Trotz and his coaching staff had to decide who was ultimately going to make … Continue reading

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Capitals Make More Cuts to Roster

The Capitals made more cuts this afternoon following today’s practice. The recent cuts included six players, trimming the Caps roster to 30 men. The current roster includes 17 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goalies. 

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Capitals Announce First Round of Roster Cuts

The Washington Capitals made their first round of cuts today. Coach Barry Trotz announced that Damian Riat (Geneve-Servette), Dmitri Zaitsev (Moose Jaw), Tanner Jeannot (Moose Jaw), Brendan Semchuck (Vancouver Giants), Garrett Pilon (Hershey), Beck Malenstyn (Calgary Hitmen), Jimmy DeVito, Robbie Baillargeon, … Continue reading

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