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Hockey News: Ryan Johansen Contract Saga; Underachieving Penguins

Blue Jackets president John Davidson goes to town on Ryan Johansen’s agent. [The Hockey News] But not before Columbus GM Jarmo Kekalainen said his peace. [Puck Daddy] Are the Jackets wrong […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Nicklas Backstrom: Best Contract in the NHL?

Locking up your best players is a priority for every National Hockey League General Manager. The Chicago Blackhawks recently extended forwards Jonathon Toews and Patrick Kane to mega contracts this […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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2014-2015 Washington Capitals Player Projections: Forwards

How Will the Washington Capitals Forwards Perform in 2014-2015? Training camp is less than two weeks away for the Washington Capitals!  On September 19, rookies and veterans will take the […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Nicklas Backstrom: Washington Capitals 2014-15 Player Preview

Capitals Captain Alexander Ovechkin is regarded as a star of the Washington Capitals and the NHL in general. He puts up the goals, the flashy plays and has an intense […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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THW’s Big List of Bust Candidates

Be sure to check out other instalments in our Big List Series THW’s Big List of Comeback Candidates THW’s Big List of Bust Candidates THW’s Big List of Breakout Candidates […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Previews and Predictions
Ovechkin's Capitals have posted a 5-6-1 record against the West this season (Tom Turk/THW)

Alex Ovechkin: Washington Capitals 2014-15 Player Preview

Alex Ovechkin had his greatest season points wise since his 85 point 2010-11 season last year and there’s potential for amplified production this upcoming campaign. Washington’s first overall pick from […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
While some NHL players dream of tee times on the local greens Ovi has other ideas about how he'll spend his summer. (Roland Peschetz/Flickr)

Are Russian Hockey Players Unfairly Criticized ?

The NHL has undergone many changes since it’s creation, from expansion to curved sticks to goalie masks and beyond. But one of the most major alterations that really changed the […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 9 comments · News/Commentary
The NHL's Reigning Rocket Richard Winner     Alex Ovechkin

5 Most Overrated Players in the NHL for 2014-15

Have an opposing opinion? Feel free to discuss in the comments below! As August wraps up and we near September, we not only begin to turn the corner into the […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 54 comments · Fantasy, Top 10 Lists
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2014-2015 Washington Capitals Versus the Metropolitan Division

How Well Will the Washington Capitals Compete Against the Metropolitan Division in 2014-2015? For years, the Washington Capitals were the dominant force in the old Southeast Division.  Last season, they […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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5 Bold Predictions for the Washington Capitals in 2014-2015

A Breath of Fresh Air in DC The Washington Capitals have had a busy summer and have made some significant changes over the past few months.  There is new life […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
2014-2015 Washington Capitals: Contender or Pretender?

2014-2015 Washington Capitals: Contender or Pretender?

After Missing the 2014 NHL Postseason, Do the 2014-2015 Have What it Takes to Re-enter the Playoff Chase? The 2013-2014 NHL season was a bit of a disappointment for the […]

by · August 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Ovechkin's Capitals have posted a 5-6-1 record against the West this season (Tom Turk/THW)

5 Ways for the Capitals to Be Successful in 2014-2015

What Do the Capitals Need to Do to Be Successful in 2014-2015? The Washington Capitals were not a part of the 2014 NHL Playoffs.  In 2013-2014, the Capitals missed the […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals