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Ilya Samsonov Update – Some Days It Doesn’t Pay to Go into the Office

Photos: KHL It was on October 18, 2017 when Metallurg Magnitogorsk had a rematch with their opponent from the 2016 Gagarin Cup Finals; i.e. CSKA.  In 2016, Metallurg Magnitogorsk won that series in seven games, winning Game 7 on the … Continue reading

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Jonas Siegenthaler Scores First Goal in Hershey Bears OT Loss (Photos)

HERSHEY, PA – The Bears almost notched their first win Sunday evening in Hershey. The boys held a one goal lead for more than a period, but would eventually chase the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, who took a three goal lead. … Continue reading

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For Nathan Walker, the Road to the NHL Has Been Anything But Easy

Photo: Courier-Mail While getting to the NHL is hard enough, getting to the NHL after growing up in Australia brings a whole new set of challenges. For Capitals forward Nathan Walker, he did both  by making the Capitals’ Opening Night … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Finish Preseason with Loss to Penguins (Photos)

After defeating the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 5-1 in a preseason matchup on Wednesday, the Hershey Bears lost the rematch in overtime on Saturday. It was a great opportunity for a lot of the young players and tryouts to show what they’ve … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Goalie Prospect Ilya Samsonov Returns to Form, Wins in Shootout

Washington Capitals goalie prospect, Ilya Samsonov, who has struggled at the start of this KHL season, turned in a gem Thursday evening against Nizhnekamsk. 

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Which Capitals Prospects Are Sticking Out in the Preseason? And, What is With All of the Preseason Penalties?

Which Capitals prospects have performed well early in the preseason? Continue reading

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Capitals Preseason Opener Features Slew of Penalties

Photo: NHL As the Capitals and Devils dropped the puck to the excitement of the fans at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, the vibe of excitement quickly changed with the whistles coming from those in the zebra stripes on … Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Top 10 Storylines Heading Into Training Camp

Photo: Capitals The Capitals lost key pieces such as Marcus Johansson, Justin Williams, Nate Schmidt, and Karl Alzner this summer as a result of re-signing veteran T.J. Oshie, and key young players such as Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, Dmitry Orlov, … Continue reading

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What’s The Skinny On Christian Djoos’ Weight?

Young defenseman Christian Djoos has joined some of his teammates on the ice this past week for the Capitals’ informal practices before the start of training camp next week. One of the biggest questions for Djoos upon his arrival was … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana: “I Want To Be Like Ovechkin”- Interview with Czech Media

Photos: iSport Washington Capitals top prospect Jakub Vrana is set to return to Washington D.C. this Labor Day weekend. Before leaving the Czech Republic, Vrana met with media in his home town of Prague for an extended interview. 

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