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Latta Off to KHL

Former Capitals player Michael Latta announced via twitter that he will be playing for the Kunlun Red Stars in the KHL this season. Latts was released by the Capitals in 2016 and signed with the LA Kings. He was ultimately sent down to their AHL affiliate and has played the last several seasons in the […]

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The Ovechkin Future: How Teams Deal with Their Fading Stars

The Capitals are in the position to begin thinking about transitioning their high-performing players to aging under-performing players. And by under-performing we mean players whose stats are on the decline compared to their previous performance or to the performance of newer younger players. Yes we mean Alex Ovechkin in particular. Just a year ago we […]

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Celebrating Evgeny Kuznetsov: HAPPY BIRTHDAY KUZY

Russian player Evgeny Kuznetzov celebrates his 25th birthday between IIHF World Ice Hockey matches. Team Russia defeated Team Czech in the quarter-finals on Thursday in Paris , France and Saturday will meet Team Canada in Cologne, Germany. Kuzy earned two assists in the game. Kuzy is a restricted free agent and hopefully in the midst […]

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Kuznetsov: The Future Face of the Caps Franchise?

  Every hockey team has its front man; the guy whose jersey everyone wears and whom everyone associates with the success of the team. The Washington Capitals have Alexander Ovechkin. The charismatic, and sometimes controversial, Ovi has been the face of the Caps since his arrival in 2004. We have watched Kuzy for years, never […]

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