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Capitals Trade Deals and Contracts: Summary

What a strange summer this has been friends. The Caps schedule extended into June for the first time that most of us can remember. There was partying in the streets!! As we watched the Stanley Cup Parade we pondered what deals the Washington Capitals would make with their restricted and unrestricted players. We knew that […]

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Tom Wilson Siiiiiigned

SIGNED!! That was all most of us wanted to know about Tom Wilson this summer. We were notified today that Willy has signed a six-year contact for $31.02 million with an average annual value of $5.17 million. Whew! Tom Wilson was a restricted free agent this summer. His previous two-year contract was for $4 million […]

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Justin Williams: Just What the Carolina Hurricanes Need?

Once upon a time, the Carolina Hurricanes hoisted the Stanley Cup in victory. The year was 2006 and Justin Williams (former Capitals and LA Kings forward) was an integral part of the winning strategy for the team. It would be his first Game Seven win, with a shot into the empty net of the Edmonton […]

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Capitals and Fans on Social Media Thursday: 29 June

Welcome to the Thursday Tweet and Social Media summary. Free Agency is just around the corner and we are all guessing about who gets signed and where others might find new homes. I ranked the top 50 NHL free agents by projected future production. The order is right so don't bother arguing. https://t.co/l8Ffh7hHuA pic.twitter.com/56pwcGHsIo — […]

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Caps and Fans on Social Media Monday – 26 June

It’s Monday in Hockey Town and there is a lot going on for the Washington Capitals. The 5 pm deadline for teams to extend qualifying offers to their restricted free agents has now passed. What do we know so far? Per Isabelle and Tarik: Capitals did not qualify Brett Connolly. Qualified Kuznetsov, Orlov, Burakovsky, Grubauer, […]

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Washington Capitals: Much Ado about Nothing

The Caps are sitting pat – sort of. General Manager Brian MacLellan finally emerged on Tuesday to talk about the past and future season. The big takeaway?  Don’t look for any major changes or anything unexpected. To be clear: They are NOT NOT trading Alexander Ovechkin. Duh. Yes, he is STILL the captain!! They are […]

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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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Grubauer Proves in Worlds He is Ready to be Number One

We love Philipp Grubauer. He has really proven himself this past season. Coach Trotz gave him plenty of opportunities to shine and shine he did. Lets look back at the his performance this season and at Worlds where he was beyond incredible.  So we start with his overall stats.  He played in 24 games with […]

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Caps Post Season: T.J. Oshie–Can’t Afford to Let Him Go…

…or can’t afford to keep him? That’s the $20 million plus question. His current contract, which he signed with the St. Louis Blues in 2012 was five years for $20,875,000. Right now he receives  $4.175 million a year and given his performance with the Caps this year, it’s a sure thing he will be looking for […]

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