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A Look At Possible Trade Partners For Capitals

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images After signing three right-handed defensemen in Justin Schultz, Trevor Van Riemsdyk, and Paul LaDue in free agency, the Washington Capitals are currently more than $1 million over the NHL salary cap. The only solution: someone appears to … Continue reading

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2020 Offseason Report Cards: Pacific Division

Photo: LVRJ As a result of the revenue impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the NHL salary cap will remain flat for the next three years. The unexpected cap constraint has impacted how companies have managed free agency. NoVa Caps grades each … Continue reading

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7 Teams That Missed 2019-20 NHL Postseason May Be Allowed To Hold Longer Training Camps

Dave Sandford/NHLI via Getty Images If the 2020-21 NHL season starts as currently planned, teams that didn’t participate in the 2019-20 post-season will be looking at nearly nine months away from the game. That’s concerning to those teams.

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Captain & NHL Team Pups Thank Frontline Healthcare Workers

Photo: @CapsPup Today is National Superhero Day, which honors superheroes both real and fictional. The NHL team pups sent a special message to frontline healthcare workers calling them “everyday heroes”, especially in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Northern California Official Doesn’t Expect “Any Sports Games Until at Least Thanksgiving”

California officials expect there to be several more months of certain social distancing policies, and warn that lifting the strict rules too early could worsen the health crisis. As a result, management officials in Santa Clara County, home of the San … Continue reading

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Hockey on Pause: The Best Highlights From the Capitals 2019-20 Season… So Far

With the 2019-20 regular season on pause, let’s dive in to the Washington Capitals top moments of the regular season. Continue reading

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“Stay Well and See You Soon”: The Message NHL Players and Teams Are Sending to Fans Amid the League Pause

Graphic: NHL.com It has been an abnormal last few days since Thursday’s news of the NHL pausing the season due to the Coronavirus outbreak. What were supposed to be teams pushing for a spot in the 2019-20 Stanley Cup Playoffs have … Continue reading

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How the Coronavirus Outbreak is Affecting the NHL and Worldwide Hockey Leagues: Santa Clara County to Ban All Large Gatherings, Sharks “Will Adhere to the Mandated Guidelines”; More European Leagues Shut Down

Photo: NHL.com The outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced cancellations and postponement for various sports, leagues, and events worldwide. In California on Monday, Santa Clara County will ban all large gatherings effective midnight Wednesday and will remain in effect through … Continue reading

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Report: Penguins Acquire Patrick Marleau From Sharks

Photo: Teal Town USA Leading up to the NHL Trade Deadline, the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Patrick Marleau from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a conditional third-round pick, which can become a second if the Penguins win the … Continue reading

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Forward Thinking – Can the Capitals Bolster Their Bottom-Six Forward Group Before Monday?

The Washington Capitals are just days away from the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline. Continue reading

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