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Nicklas Backstrom Says Hip Feels Good, Plans To Finish Hockey Career With Brynäs IF When Capitals’ Contract Ends

He has four years left on his contract with the Washington Capitals and then he plans to finish his hockey career with Brynäs IF in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). “But the body must also hold,” said the Capitals centerman … Continue reading

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Former Capital Michael Latta Signs With The SHL’s Färjestad BK

Photo: Färjestad BK via Twitter Former Washington Capitals center Michael Latta is moving on to other things in the hockey world. He recently spent last season with the Kunlun Red Star of the Kontinental Hockey League in Beijing, China. Now, … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Is Quickly Finding His Way In America, It’s “A Dream Come True”

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Hershey Bears/Great Save Productions Martin Fehervary was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft (46th overall) by the Washington Capitals. After spending most of his career playing in Sweden, the young Slovak began his … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary: The 19-Year-Old Defensive Prospect Is Working His Way To Washington [Translated Interview]

In an interview this week with Martin Toth Vans of Sport.sk, Martin Fehervary, a second round pick (#46 overall) by the Washington Capitals in the 2018 NHL entry draft, spoke about participating in his second World Championship, and making his … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review And Forecast – Sebastian Walfridsson

Photo: MODO Hockey With the offseason now kicking into high gear, we continue breaking-down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects and provide a forecast for each of the players for the coming season. We continue … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast – Axel Jonsson-Fjällby

Photo: Tori Hartman We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for winger Axel Jonsson-Fjällby. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.)

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Capitals’ Prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Scores Two Goals in Djurgården Playoff Victory

Photo: SHL Washington Capitals prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjällby had himself a night yesterday, scoring two goals and securing the win for Djurgården against Skellefteå, in the SHL quarterfinals.

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Axel Jonsson-Fjallby’s Struggles Continue In Return to SHL

Photo: HockeyNews.se News came on Tuesday that Washington Capitals prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby has now been preliminarily relegated to the 13th (extra) forward position for Wednesday’s game against Malmo, dropping him from his usual RW position on the second line for … Continue reading

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Positive Player Progression: Jakub Vrana is Taking His Game to the Next Level

Jakub Vrana is becoming the next big-time Washington Capitals star. Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby: “I’m Not Going to Lie, I’m a Little Bit Nervous”

Photo: aftonbladet.se According to a recent article with aftonbladet.se, Capitals’ prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby is set to arrive at Medstar Capitals Iceplex next Tuesday (September 4th) in advance of the start of next weekend’s prospect tournament in Estero, Florida. (September 8-11). … Continue reading

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