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Projecting The Pacific Division Standings Using Goals Above Replacement (GAR)

Photo by Karen Ducey/Getty Images The Pacific Division will be an intriguing division to watch this season. It features the NHL’s best player in Edmonton’s Connor McDavid, possibly the best team in the Vegas Golden Knights, and the newest team … Continue reading

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2021-22 Pacific Division Preview

Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images With training camps for the 2021-22 NHL season to open later this week and preseason set to begin over the weekend, it is time to preview each of the four divisions. NoVa Caps begins their annual … Continue reading

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Canucks, AHL Affiliate Will Require Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination To Attend Games

Photo: A View From My Seat The Vancouver Canucks and Abbotsford Canucks, their AHL affiliate, announced on Monday that every spectator in attendance at games will be required to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The announcement came just hours after … Continue reading

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2021 Offseason Grades: Pacific Division

Photo: Las Vegas Review Journal With the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft, entry draft, and most of the top free-agents signed this offseason, a lot of teams have moved up and down. How has each team faired? NoVa Caps grades each … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby Signs One-Year Contract With Stars After Getting Contract Bought Out By Canucks

Photo: NHL.com After the Vancouver Canucks bought out the final year of former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby’s two-year contract that carried a $4.5 million cap hit, the Dallas Stars signed the 31-year-old unrestricted free agent to a one-year contract … Continue reading

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Report: Canucks Trade Former Capitals Defenseman Nate Schmidt To Jets For 2022 Third-Round Pick

Photo: Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman, the Vancouver Canucks traded former Washington Capitals left-handed defenseman Nate Schmidt to the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night in exchange for a 2022 third-round pick. Schmidt was hesitant to … Continue reading

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Canucks Buy Out Final Season Of Former Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby’s Contract

Photo: The Canuck Way According to The Athletic’s Rick Dhaliwal, the Vancouver Canucks bought out the final season of former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby’s two-year contract that carried a $4.3 million cap hit on Tuesday. There was trade interest … Continue reading

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Report: Canucks Deal Former Capital Jay Beagle To Coyotes In Blockbuster Deal That Sends Connor Garland, Oliver Ekman-Larsson To Vancouver

Photo: CBC The Vancouver Canucks traded former Washington Capitals center Jay Beagle to the Arizona Coyotes along with left-wing Loui Eriksson, left-wing Antoine Roussel, the ninth overall pick in Friday night’s 2021 NHL Draft (8 PM ET, ESPN2), a 2022 … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Among Five Teams Linked To Braden Holtby

Photo: NHL.com According to The Fourth Period’s David Pagnotta, the Washington Capitals are among five teams linked to Vancouver Canucks goaltender Braden Holtby. The Chicago Blackhawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Seattle Kraken, and Boston Bruins are also reportedly linked to the 31-year-old … Continue reading

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Report: Eight Teams Called Canucks About Braden Holtby Ahead Of Roster Freeze

Photo: The Canuck Way According to Donnie & Dhali, eight teams called the Vancouver Canucks on Friday morning about former Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby just ahead of the roster freeze at 3 PM ET on Saturday, two hours before … Continue reading

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