Tag Archives: Salary Cap

Reports: NHL Salary Cap Expected to Increase to $79-80 Million

Harry How/Getty Images Besides the plethora of big-name free agents, the projected rise of the NHL’s salary cap was and is perhaps the most-talked about topic when it comes to the financial aspect of the league’s offseason. For months, many … Continue reading

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Post-Stanley Cup Parade Scrum: Brian MacLellan Speaks to the Media

After winning the Stanley Cup, the Capitals GM is going to be busy in the next few weeks. Continue reading

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After A Big Contract Extension, Evgeny Kuznetsov is Playing the Best Hockey Of His Career

Evgeny Kuznetsov is playing some of the best hockey of his career after earning a big contract extension last summer. Continue reading

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Recapping the NHL GM Meetings: Is There A Fix To Goaltender Interference?

Will a change to the situation room bring more consistency to goaltender interference calls? Continue reading

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Previewing the 2018 NHL GM Meetings: Fixing Goaltender Interference Is Top Priority

With goaltender interference high on the agenda, what other topics will be discussed at the 2018 NHL GM Meetings? Continue reading

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NHL’s Bill Daily Comments on Early Salary Cap Projections

Bill Daily, the current deputy commissioner and chief legal officer of the National Hockey League (NHL), was a guest on the NHL Network’s SiriusXM’s “Stellick and Simmer” show Friday morning to discuss a wide array of topics, including current estimates for the … Continue reading

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Despite the Offseason Roster Turnover, Brian MacLellan Knew What He Was Doing

Capitals GM Brian MacLellan made tough decisions last summer and has kept a competitive team intact. Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov: What Will He Cost the Capitals?

With Evgeny Kuznetsov as a restricted free agent this summer, what will he cost the Washington Capitals? Continue reading

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Solving the Brooks Orpik Puzzle

When Brooks Orpik was signed to his five-year, $27.5 million deal in the summer of 2014 it was received with mixed reviews. The Capitals were in desperate need of defensive help, which Orpik brought, but he was 33-years old and some … Continue reading

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The (Non)-Travel Miles of Paul Carey

A look at the transaction report for the Hershey Bears shows an alarming amount of movement for Paul Carey. But they’re all just “paper transactions” and this case has left many wondering just how this is possible with the rules … Continue reading

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