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Capitals And NHL 2021 Offseason Calendar

As we get into the thick of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, more teams are going to be sent packing and preparing for next season. While there will not be much action on the ice, there will be plenty of … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Craig Anderson To One-Year, $700,000 Contract, Place Him On Waivers

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday that they have signed goaltender Craig Anderson to a one-year contract worth $700,000 and put him on waivers with the intention of putting him on the taxi squad. The 39-year-old became an … Continue reading

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27 Players Tested Positive For COVID-19 During Training Camp

Photo: ESPN The NHL announced on Tuesday evening that 27 players on nine different teams have tested positive for COVID-19 since teams were allowed to open training camps on Wednesday, December 30. Opening night across the league is slated to … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Roster Cuts Prior To Start Of 2020-21 Season

The Washington Capitals made roster cuts on Monday, just ahead of the deadline at 5 PM ET on Tuesday to submit their final 23-man and four-to-six skater taxi squad rosters. They will also be required to carry at least three … Continue reading

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Canucks Cancel Sunday’s Practice Out Of COVID-19 Precaution

Photo: Wikipedia The Vancouver Canucks announced on Sunday that they have canceled their training camp activities for the day out of precaution after players could have been exposed to COVID-19. The NHL will announce if any players tested positive for … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Jonas Siegenthaler: “It’s A Pretty Healthy Competition Here Right Now”

Washington Capitals defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler thinks that the competition on a crowded blueline is “a good thing [because it] keeps you on [your] toes every practice.” He feels like there is “a pretty healthy competition here right now.”

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Jakub Vrana On Capitals’ 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs: “Nothing Went Very Well For Us”

Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana told the media on Saturday that “I like [head coach Peter Laviolette’s system], it’s a high-tempo [one].” He does not mind the skating part of it and added that “we want to play fast.”

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Peter Laviolette Shakes Capitals’ Lines Up After Day Off; Conor Sheary Serves As Extra Forward

After the Washington Capitals‘ day off on Friday, head coach Peter Laviolette shook his team’s forwards lines up and gave goaltender Pheonix Copley a closer look. The team made no changes on defense.

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Report: Penguins Cancel Saturday’s Practice Due To Possible COVID-19 Exposure

Photo: Pittsburgh Hockey Now The Pittsburgh Penguins canceled their practice and scrimmage on Saturday for precautionary reasons after possibly being exposed to COVID-19, according to NHL.com’s Wes Crosby.

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Report: Stars Cancel Friday’s Training Camp Activities Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Photo: Visit Frisco The Dallas Stars canceled their practice on Friday. The team could not tell why but according to The Athletic’s Sean Shapiro and Saad Yousuf, the cancellation was COVID-19 related. The Columbus Blue Jackets also announced that they … Continue reading

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