Tag Archives: Salary Cap

Report: NHL Salary Could See “Sharp” Increase By 2024-25 Season

Graphic: DailyFaceoff Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman and Rory Boylen reported Tuesday that NHL teams have received guidance from the league about salary-cap projections over the next four seasons.

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Deputy Commissioner Daly Thinks NHL Salary Cap Could Rise Significantly After 2023-24 Season

Photo: Saltwire NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said on Wednesday that he is optimistic the league’s salary cap will rise significantly after the 2023-24 season, a year ahead of previous forecasts.

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What’s Left To Do For Capitals This Offseason?

Photo: RSN After a busy offseason, the Washington Capitals’ lineup will look quite different when they take the ice for opening night against the Boston Bruins on October 12. In addition to overhauling their goaltending tandem, they brought in two defensemen … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Interested In Canucks’ Miller, Pending UFA Kadri After Backstrom Had Surgery

Photo: NBC Sports After the news that center Nicklas Backstrom underwent surgery to resurface his left hip came out on Saturday, the Washington Capitals have been linked to Vancouver Canucks right-wing J.T. Miller (who can also play center) and pending … Continue reading

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On The Blocks: Offseason Trade Tiers For The Washington Capitals

With changes almost certainly coming to the Washington Capitals after a fourth consecutive first-round exit in the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs, NoVa Caps takes a look at who could stay and go. Only players under contract for at least next … Continue reading

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Performance Bonuses From This Past Season To Cost Capitals $100,000 In Salary Cap Space For 2022-23

Due to defenseman Martin Fehervary ($80,000) and right-wing Brett Leason ($20,000) hitting benchmarks for performance bonuses this past season, the Washington Capitals will have $100,000 less wiggle room under the 2022-23 NHL salary cap.

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Capitals Re-sign Snively To Two-Year Contract That Carries $800,000 Cap Hit

The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Joe Snively to a two-year, $1.6 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. The contract will carry an average annual value of $800,000.

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NHL, Players’ Association Finalize Plans To Bring Taxi Squads Back Temporarily

The National Hockey League Players’ Association and the National Hockey League today announced agreement on the temporary formation of “Taxi Squads” as well as temporary changes to the Collective Bargaining Agreement to address issues related to the ongoing COVID pandemic. … Continue reading

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NHL Revises Rules Regarding Taxi Squads, More For Rest Of 2021-22 Season

Prior to resuming the 2021-22 season on Tuesday night after a four-day pause due to COVID-19, the NHL revised its rules on a couple of points, including taxi squads, for the remainder of the campaign. Here is an overview of … Continue reading

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Capitals’ 2021-22 Season Second-Half Trade Tiers

Photo: FantraxHQ With the NHL Trade Deadline set to occur on March 21 and the Washington Capitals’ 2021-22 season nearing the half-way point, they are expected to be buyers to load up for one of their last cracks at the Stanley … Continue reading

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