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San Jose Sharks Grow Stronger With Joel Ward

San Jose Sharks Grow Stronger With Joel Ward

Joel Ward signed a three-year $9.825 million deal with the San Jose Sharks Friday for an annual salary cap hit of $3.275 million. The veteran right wing Ward, 34, was a […]

Ovi and Oshie will line up in the same colors next season (Credit: Billy Hurst-USA TODAY Sports)

Oshie and Ovi on Capitals’ Top Line is Key

After a major trade deal Thursday, T.J. Oshie is heading to the Washington Capitals from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for Troy Brouwer, Phoenix Copley and a third-round pick. […]

T.J. Oshie should look left and see Ovi (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

T.J. Oshie Traded to the Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals to continue to reload for the upcoming season, and a run to the Stanley Cup. After signing Mr. Game 7 himself, Justin Williams, on Wednesday night, the […]

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Is the Washington Capitals Defense Set?

With the loss of Mike Green in free agency to the Detroit Red Wings, it was known that the Capitals would likely stay quiet on the blue line and just […]

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Justin Williams Signing Outstanding Deal For Capitals

Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan had been searching for a serviceable top-six forward to aid Washington’s offense for the 2015-16 season and quite possibly, beyond. After an uneventful day in […]

by · July 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin together again? (USA Today)

Could Alexander Semin Return to the Capitals?

The Carolina Hurricanes bought out Alexander Semin’s bloated contract earlier this week, placed him on unconditional waivers (which he cleared) and ultimately sent him into the free agency world. He’ll […]

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Caps Sign Kings’ UFA Justin Williams

Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan promised to add a top-six forward to his roster heading into the 2015-16 season, but he expected that player to come via a trade. […]

by · July 2, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Washington Capitals
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Caps Sign Pens’ UFA Taylor Chorney

The Washington Capitals have signed Pittsburgh Penguins unrestricted free agent Taylor Chorney, according to Bob McKenzie of TSN. McKenzie says that the contract is a one-year, one-way deal for $700,000. […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Washington Capitals
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Capitals Re-sign UFA Galiev

The Washington Capitals have signed restricted free agent Stanislav Galiev to a two-year, $1.15 million contract, the team announced on Wednesday. Galiev appeared in two games with the team late […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Washington Capitals
Ilya Samsonov on Draft day 2015 (Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)

A Numerical Look at the Capitals’ Draft Class

As we get into free agency, the dust is still settling on what just happened in Sunrise, Florida. The Capitals only had five picks to work with coming into the […]

Joel Ward

The Caps and the Cap: A Look at Their Options

For weeks, Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan has talked about the team’s need to find a top-six forward to either play alongside Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom or to […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Radim Vrbata in action for the Vancouver Canucks (Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks’ Radim Vrbata: Excellent Trade Option for Capitals

The NHL free agency frenzy begins Wednesday, and the Washington Capitals are still looking for the top-six forward that GM Brian MacLellan asserted he was looking to sign. Trade rumors […]