Tag Archives: Salary Cap

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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Recapping the NHL GM Meetings

What are some of the topics that were discussed at the NHL GM Meetings in Boca Raton? Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? What is With the Lack of Trade Activity Around the NHL?

Why do blockbuster trades not happen often in the NHL? Why are so many NHL GMs hesitant to make blockbuster deals? Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The Importance of Drafting, Youth, and Training Camp

What’s the Fouss? Why is youth so important in today’s NHL? Why is drafting and developing important? Continue reading

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Salary Cap Officially Set at $73 Million

Originally estimated to be set at around $74 million, the NHL finalized the salary cap on Tuesday night at $73 Million. 

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NHL Salary Cap 101

When it comes to NHL free agency, many fans make their own “wish lists” of free agents they want their favorite team to sign. However, NHL teams are limited in their ability to spend due to the salary cap. In … Continue reading

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