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Top 10 Capitals Games of the 2017-2018 Regular Season

Photo: NBC Sports Washington Before turning the page to 2018-19, let’s take a few more moments to enjoy and celebrate the incredible season the Washington Capitals had, which ended in the franchise’s first Stanley Cup title. In this piece, NoVa … Continue reading

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Behind Brooks: Who Could be Washington’s Next Alternate Captain?

Photo: Washington Capitals Just in case you missed it, defenseman and Alternate Captain Brooks Orpik was part of a trade with the Colorado Avalanche just before the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. Shortly thereafter, Avalanche management bought Orpik out of his … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-Sign Madison Bowey To Two-Year Contract Worth $2 Million

Photo: Zimbio The Washington Capitals re-signed defenseman Madison Bowey to a two-year contract worth $2 million ($1 million AAV), the team announced early Thursday evening. The defenseman became a restricted free agent on July 1. 

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A Look Around the Metropolitan Division: Stock Up, Stock Down, Stock Unchanged

Which teams stock is up, down, or unchanged in the Metropolitan Division for 2018-19? Continue reading

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How Will The Capitals Handle Braden Holtby’s Workload This Season?

Photo: NHL.com After the Washington Capitals traded goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche along with defenseman Brooks Orpik in exchange for the 47th pick in the NHL Draft on June 22, there will be more pressure on goaltender Braden … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Get Name Engraved On Prince of Wales Trophy

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals got their name engraved on the Prince of Wales Trophy at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto for the second time in franchise history on Monday and for the first time … Continue reading

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How Will Marc-Andre Fleury’s New Contract Impact Braden Holtby’s Contract Situation in 2020?

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Friday morning, the Vegas Golden Knights announced that they have signed franchise goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a three-year contract extension worth $21 million ($7 million AAV). The contract gave Fleury the third-highest cap hit by … Continue reading

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NHL Network To Broadcast Capitals Stanley Cup Special on NHL Tonight

Photo: The Durango Herald NHL Tonight will telecast a special called “NHL Tonight: Capital Gains,” commemorating the first Stanley Cup in the history of the Washington Capitals tonight at 7 PM on NHL Network.

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Capitals Re-sign Liam O’Brien To One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Photo: USA Today The Washington Capitals announced that they signed forward Liam O’Brien to a one-year, two-way contract worth $650,000. O’Brien became a restricted free agent July 1 and was the only Capital to file for salary arbitration. His hearing … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Hire Reid Cashman As Assistant Coach

Photo: AHL.com The Washington Capitals hired Reid Cashman as an assistant coach, according to Bill Riga, the associate head men’s hockey coach at Quinnipiac University. 

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